U.S. Justice Dept. Probing Sony Unit

Sony said Tuesday the U.S. Department of Justice is probing its electronics unit as part of an industrywide investigation into sales of a particular type of memory chip. The news could spell more trouble for a company already stung by sinking profits, a global battery recall and product delays.

The Japanese company received a subpoena from the Justice Department's antitrust division seeking information about Sony's static random access memory, or SRAM, business, company spokesman Atsuo Omagari said.

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OutLaw4466d ago

Sony just has a streak of bad luck lately.

I wonder if this will be a big problem for the PS3 launch.

beans4466d ago

It looks like Sony just can't catch a break! What if the cell was designed to one day sink up and one day take over the world!

OutLaw4466d ago

Just like the chip in the Terminator.

JasonXE4466d ago (Edited 4466d ago )

It's time to buy-out Sony and elimate them for good if they end up being sued. I thought the saying was you can only go so down that you can only go up... how the hell did they went more down???

THAMMER14466d ago

Can they not get a break?

DEIx15x84466d ago

They have poor business ethics. People always get what they have coming and Sony has had allot coming.

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