Report: US Officials Discuss Time Warner Conditions With AT&T
AT&T and Time Warner, or at least representatives from each of the two companies, are reportedly now in talks with US antitrust officials with a view to helping the acquisition of Time Warner by AT&T go through. The news comes from a report out of Bloomberg, which in turn credits “people familiar with the matter” for the confirmation of the still ongoing talks.
As it is understood, the US antitrust officials are specifically interested in agreeing with AT&T conditions which would allow the acquisition to receive its approval from antitrust regulators. Conditions which will also look to satisfy ongoing accusations that AT&T would wield too much power thr…