Articles tagged “justice department”

Sabre Tips Its Hand in Response to Antitrust Lawsuit Over Farelogix Merger

Sabre Tips Its Hand in Response to Antitrust Lawsuit Over Farelogix Merger

Sean O'Neill, Skift

The joke goes that the only people who make money in mergers are the lawyers and the bankers. If litigation continues over Sabre's acquisition of Farelogix, the lawyers may be laughing all the way to the bank.

1 week ago

Sabre Dares U.S. Justice Department to Sue It Over Farelogix Deal

Sabre Dares U.S. Justice Department to Sue It Over Farelogix Deal

Sean O'Neill, Skift

The travel technology giant said Wednesday it would go ahead with its planned $360 million acquisition on August 21. If the U.S. federal attorneys aren't happy about it, they can sue, Sabre said. No travel tech company has used, and threatened in public to use, its lawyers as much as Sabre in the past decade.

1 month ago

U.S. Travel Association Sees Connection Between Airline Consolidation and Price Collusion

U.S. Travel Association Sees Connection Between Airline Consolidation and Price Collusion

Jason Clampet, Skift

It's interesting to watch the typically harmonious U.S. tourism industry break out into conflict on issues like this.

4 years ago