WASHINGTON, July 2 The U.S. Justice Department
said on Tuesday it had reached a proposed settlement with Barry
Diller related to allegations that the investor violated
antitrust notification requirements when he acquired voting
securities of Coca-Cola Co.
Diller will pay a $480,000 civil penalty for the alleged
violation, the Justice Department said in a statement announcing
the settlement's filing in federal court.
Diller is chairman of media conglomerate IAC/InterActivecorp
(Reporting by David Ingram; Editing by Gerald E. McCormick)