Epic Argues That Apple's Rules Are "Unlawful" and "Anticompetitive"

Evan Niu, CFA, The Motley Fool
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Epic Argues That Apple's Rules Are "Unlawful" and "Anticompetitive"
Epic Argues That Apple's Rules Are "Unlawful" and "Anticompetitive"

Apple (NASDAQ: AAPL) and Fortnite maker Epic Games remain embroiled in an intensifying legal war over the App Store and its evolving set of rules. "When Epic took steps to allow consumers on iOS devices to make [in-app purchase] payments directly, it breached some of the contractual restrictions that Apple imposes on iOS developers," Epic wrote in the latest filing. "Epic did so because those contractual restrictions are unlawful."