Supreme Court Rules Against Apple in Case Alleging App Store Is a Monopoly

  • Supreme Court Rules Against Apple in Case Alleging App Store Is a Monopoly
  • The U.S. Supreme Court ruled Monday that Apple iPhone customers may proceed with a class-action lawsuit against the tech giant that alleges Apple ‘s App Store operates an illegal monopoly on iPhone apps.
  • Apple had moved to dismiss the lawsuit, stemming from litigation dating back to 2011, arguing the iPhone customers couldn’t sue because they weren’t direct purchasers from Apple.
  • Apple claims it is not the direct seller of apps in the App Store and that developers set the prices in its marketplace.

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