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Apple

Italian Antitrust Watchdog Fines Apple & Amazon

Italy's antitrust authority has fined US tech giants Amazon and Apple a total of more than 200 million euros ($225 million) for alleged anti-competitive...
US Law

US Chamber Of Commerce Says FTC Is Overstepping Authority

The US Chamber of Commerce is challenging Federal Trade Commission Chairwoman Lina Khan, contending in a series of letters that she is overstepping the...
Business

Making Sense of Monopolization: Antitrust and the Digital Economy

By Daniel Francis (Harvard) For more than a century, courts and scholars have searched without success for a general definition of monopolization. Some proposals rely...
Pricing

Monopolizing and the Sherman Act

By Herbert Hovenkamp (University of Pennsylvania) In one sentence § 2 of the Sherman Act condemns firms who “monopolize,” “attempt to monopolize” or “combine or...
Jonathan Kanter DOJ

US Senate Approves Big Tech Critic To Head DOJ Antitrust Division

The US Senate voted on Tuesday to confirm Google critic Jonathan Kanter, who was backed by progressives, to head the Justice Department’s Antitrust Division, reported...
Lina Khan

Lina Khan Tells Staffers She Aims To Build Bridges Going Forward

The Chair of the FTC Lina Kahn said she aims to challenge more corporate mergers and monopolistic practices, as well as adopt regulations to...
Labor Market

The Labor Market Doesn’t Need Antitrust Protection

By Allison Schrager, Bloomberg A national labor shortage is an odd time to argue that some workers don’t have enough job options. But that’s what the...
US Law

Antitrust Advocate Looks To Be Next New York Attorney General

On Monday, progressive tech critic Zephyr Teachout announced that she will run for New York attorney general in 2022. A law professor at Fordham...
Google

Group Of States Led By Texas File Updated Google Antitrust Complaint

A group of US states led by Texas have filed an amended complaint against Google accusing the tech giant of using coercive tactics and...
EU US

Vestager Warns US/EU Must Avoid Subsidy Race Over Chip Shortage

The United States and the European Union must avoid a subsidy race as they rush to support semiconductor production amid a global chip shortage,...
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