Media companies and their congressional allies have escalated efforts to obtain an exemption to antitrust laws to counter the alleged unfair practices by Big Tech companies. The legislative fight is shining light on the broader issue of antitrust...
We have seen what lies ahead for consumer protection, and it looks a great deal like the FleetCor case.
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News of a federal judge approving amendments sought by 16 states to Live Nation’s settlement with the Justice Department didn’t tell the full story.
When companies face charges leveled by the Federal Trade Commission, the path most often chosen is that of least resistance.
As the Federal Trade Commission considers how to modify rules for the Children's Online Privacy Protection Act, the agency is receiving mixed messages.
Stressed over robocalls, identity theft or fake charities? Calm down. The Federal Trade Commission’s Consumer and Business Education Division produces hundreds of blogs advising consumers about the...
Voice cloning can be a lifeline for people who can’t speak because of illness, but there’s potential for criminal and other nefarious uses.
If you find yourself chatting with an online love interest you’ve never met and they suddenly start asking for money, the Federal Trade Commission has some friendly advice: They’re just not that...
Flexibility and resiliency are desirable safeguards for any economy, and especially for complex economies such as our own. Getting them is even worth the sacrifice of a bit of short-term efficiency.
The Federal Trade Commission has lost a request to stop Evonik Industries’ proposed $625 million acquisition of PeroxyChem in federal court.
Significant merger investigations by US antitrust authorities rose in 2019, despite an overall decline in deal activity, according to a new report on merger reviews.
Five recent EU-US Privacy Shield violations alleged by the Federal Trade Commission typify the regime's enforcement history that has often focused on smaller companies committing procedural...
Baer departs Arnold & Porter to join Brookings
Feb. 12 — Assistant Attorney General Makan Delrahim will speak at a workshop on the intersection between venture capital and antitrust law. Held at Paul Brest Hall at Stanford University, the event...
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