Regulators in the U.S. and Europe have cleared the way for Google to complete its purchase of Motorola Mobility, but the agencies warned Google that they would continue to monitor the company to make sure it licensed patents in a fair and reasonable manner after the $12.5 billion deal closes. The U.S. Justice Department also approved the purchase of a patent portfolio from bankrupt Nortel Networks by a consortium that includes Apple, Microsoft and Research In Motion.

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