Western Digital's (WDC -5.1%) proposed acquisition of Hitachi's (HIT -1.8%) hard-disk drive...

|About: Western Digital Corporation (WDC)|By:, SA News Editor

Western Digital's (WDC -5.1%) proposed acquisition of Hitachi's (HIT -1.8%) hard-disk drive business may not be going as smoothly as hoped, as the company discloses in an SEC filing that the European Commission issued a "statement of objections" related to the deal and the effect it would have on competition.