Microsoft-Yahoo partnership gets U.S. and EU antitrust clearance


FS Owner
The search partnership proposed last July by Microsoft and Yahoo finally has gained regulatory clearance by both the U.S. Department of Justice and the European Comission, the companies announced February 18.

Implementation of the deal is “expected to begin in the coming days.” Yahoo’s algorithmic and paid-search platforms go to Microsoft, and Yahoo becomes the exclusive “relationship sales force” for both companies with premium search advertisers...

View Full Article: Mary Jo Foley's Blog