Monday, September 20, 2010
Despite clearance from the U.S. Justice Department, the European Commission, and the airlines' own shareholders, the United/Continental merger may be delayed U.S. District Court Judge Richard Seeborg due to the pending private antitrust suit targeting the tie-up. See Judge Mulls Delaying Merger of United. Continental, Assoc. Press, Sept. 17, 2010 (available here).