Approval process inches forward on IBM-Lenovo deal

The $2.3 billion deal needs approval by regulators from different countries, and has gotten input from many well-known law firms

It may not be until the end of 2014 – or even later if the regulatory road gets bumpy – when Lenovo will be able to take over IBM’s low-end server business.

The $2.3 billion deal needs approval by regulators from different countries, and has gotten input from many well-known law firms.

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