Judge rejects FTC injunction, Microsoft’s acquisition of Activision progresses

Judge rejects FTC injunction, Microsoft's acquisition of Activision progresses

A judge denied the Federal Trade Commission’s request for a preliminary injunction to block Microsoft’s $68.7 billion acquisition of Activision Blizzard. Both Microsoft and Activision have said they would abandon blockbuster mergers if Judge Jacqueline Scott Corey grants an injunction. “The Court’s responsibilities in this case are narrow. Notwithstanding these current circumstances, pending resolution of … Read more