Apple

Apple Exec Attempted To “Physically” Block Korean Probe: Regulator

A new report today claims that an Apple executive attempted to “physically” deter a Korean antitrust probe by an investor. It also alleges that the company hampered an...
news

Congress Should Not Legalize a News Media Cartel

By: Alden Abbott (Truth on the Market) Amazingly enough, at a time when legislative proposals for new antitrust restrictions are rapidly multiplying—see the Competition and Antitrust Law...
Alibaba, Tencent

Tencent Boss Meets China Antitrust Regulators Over New Laws

Pony Ma, the founder of Tencent Holdings, China’s biggest social media and video games company, met with antitrust watchdog officials this month to discuss...
Norton

UK’s CMA Takes Norton Antivirus To Court In Consumer Protection Case

Antivirus software maker Norton is being taken to court by the UK’s competition regulator over claims it refused to provide certain information requested for...
Antitrust Chronicle - Towards a Competition Enabling Framework in Asia Pacific

Antitrust Chronicle – Towards a Competition Enabling Framework in Asia Pacific

Dear Readers, The Asia Pacific region – broadly defined – is key to the global economy. Global supply chains depend critically on the economic functioning...
Face Mask

Man Pleads Guilty To Face Mask Price-Gouging In NY

A New York man pled guilty on Friday, March 5, to hoarding personal protective equipment at the start of the coronavirus pandemic and then...
Umbrella

Congress Misses Opportunity to Bolster Flagging Cartel Enforcement through Whistleblowers

By: Michael W. Scarborough and Kevin Costello (Sheppard Mullin) Congress recently took two steps towards incentivizing private participation in federal cartel enforcement:  the permanent adoption of ACPERA,...

Effective Competition Frameworks: Enabling Competition and Innovation with a Global Mindset...

Click here for a PDF of the synthesis. Panel Summary This Panel brought together speakers from diverse backgrounds, jurisdictions and professions leading to a rich cross...

Online Advertising, Market Competition, Data and Transparency: Opportunities & Challenges for...

BACKGROUND NOTE: September 2019: Japanese Government established “Headquarters for Digital Market Competition” to - an organization comprised of experts with diverse and high-level knowledge in...

Online Advertising, Market Competition, Data and Transparency: Opportunities & Challenges for...

BACKGROUND NOTE: December 2020: The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) has introduced The News Media and Digital Platforms Mandatory Bargaining Code (“Code”)1 to govern...
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