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AT&T has filed eight separate suites against the law firm of Bursor & Fisher over the firm's ongoing efforts to persuade consumers to fight the wireless giant's proposed merger with T-Mobile. The merger would give AT&T and Verizon control of an estimated 80 percent of the wireless market. T-Mobile, which is owned by Deutsche Telecom, is the fourth-largest carrier in the US and has an estimated 150 million subscribers worldwide. AT&T's own justifications for the merger suffered a major blow last week when an unredacted document posted to the FCC's website demolished the company's claims that it needed to buy T-Mobile in order to shoulder the cost of upgrading its LTE network to... Read more...