Dec 13 (Reuters) - Sony Corp :
* Says Sony and certain of its subsidiaries have reached a settlement with the European Commission following an EU antitrust investigation of competition in the secondary batteries market involving a number of battery manufacturers.
* Says the settlement covers the period from Feb. 2004 through Oct. 2007
* Says Sony has agreed to pay a fine of approximately EUR 29.8 million in connection with the settlement
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