Government Poised To File Suit To Block AT&T-Time Warner Deal

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UPDATED: The U.S. Department of Justice plans to file a lawsuit tomorrow to block the AT&T-Time Warner merger, and the companies plan to address the action within the hour on during a joint . The action would officially draw a line in the sand that the government has been threatening for months. Makan Delrahim, head of the DOJ’s antitrust division¬† has recently articulated a philosophy that calls for added scrutiny of the “behavioral remedies” that allowed comparable…