Msg#: 4627269 posted 6:47 pm on Dec 2, 2013 (gmt 0)
The U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) has given its approval to Microsoft's pending acquisition of Nokia's mobile devices and services business. dojmsnokia
The transaction got the DOJ nod on November 29, according to the Federal Trade Commission's Bureau of Competition notification on December 2.
"We look forward to the date when our partners at Nokia will become members of the Microsoft family, and are pleased that the Department of Justice has cleared the deal unconditionally," said a Microsoft spokesperson in a prepared statement.Microsoft Gets DOJ Approval To Proceed with Nokia Deal [zdnet.com]