14 Sep 2011
Feds open criminal investigation of EBay: Did it misuse secret Craigslist information?
Did EBay violate federal laws when it internally shared confidential information from Craigslist as it was about to launch its own free-classifieds business? A federal grand jury in San Jose, Calif., where EBay is headquartered, is apparently investigating that question.
At least one subpoena has been issued --- no one is saying how many, or to whom they were sent --- seeking information about “i