NEW YORK, may 13. /TASS/. Users of Apple products will be able to sue the company for violation of antitrust laws. As reported Monday by CNN, the decision by five votes to four, ruled on Monday, the U.S. Supreme court.
The reason for the appeal to the Supreme court was that the app for smartphones can be downloaded only through the AppStore, said the company. Apple claims that it is not about monopolizing the market, and the quality control, in order to prevent the consumers of those applications that do not conform to the accepted in the Apple order services. The company referred to the fact that the Supreme court’s decision could lead to market disruption.
Immediately after it became known about the decision of the Supreme court, the value of Apple shares fell 5.3% or by $10.4 to $186,6 per share.
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