We'll likely get the official word soon but it's starting to look as if Apple is about to get sued by the U.S. Department of Justice.
Sources confirmed with the Washington reporters for Bloomberg and Reuters that a lawsuit may get filed today. (Update 7:10 a.m. PT: Bloomberg and others are reporting that the U.S. has indeed sued Apple and Hachette over over e-book pricing.)
Simon & Schuster, Hachette Book Group, and HarperCollins are apparently settling with the government, while McMillan and Penguin are gearing for a fight -- along with Apple. (Disclosure: Simon &… Read more