US DoJ is reportedly concered about Nortel patents bids

The US DoJ is reportedly concered that bids for Nortel patents will be used to reduce competition in the telecoms market As interest in defunct kit maker Nortel’s patent portfolio heightens, the US Department of Justice (DoJ) is reported to be taking a close interest in the bidders. Apple is the latest company reported to be interested in making a purchase after Google opened bidding with a $900m offer in April.