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EU fines Hello Kitty owner $7 million in antitrust ruling

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Sanrio should just laugh and walk away.

-7 ( +3 / -10 )

I wonder if the EU launches expensive year long investigations against those selling UN-licensed products in the EU?

Probably not. No big payoff to fund their debt ridden experiment.

-4 ( +4 / -8 )

EU can do anything they want from poor developing countries but when it comes to big nations like China or Japan, they want to eat €€€€€€€

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EU is supposed to be one big market - can't restrict goods in only certain countries in the bloc

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Good on The EU. Anti-consumer practices should be punished - price fixing may be ok in Japan, but that doesn’t mean they can pull the same crap elsewhere.

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$7m? Ms. Kitty probably has that in the cup holder of the limo.

But good for the EU; a business can either sell the goods or not, they have no business trying to restrict whom the goods go to.

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No mouth means NO comment...

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People could always use a shopping service????

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