About: Federal Trade Commission

Data protection 21-08-2019

Tech giants under pressure in the US

About twenty US states are worried about the monopolistic tendencies of tech giants, and are close to launching a joint antitrust investigation next month, the Wall Street Journal reported on Monday (19 August). EURACTIV's partner La Tribune reports.
Health 26-01-2016

EU trade chief tells consumers not to worry about TTIP

EU consumers should not be worried about safety standards for food and health being jeopardised by negotiators in the free-trade talks between the EU and the US, insisted Cecilia Malmström.
Digital 21-05-2015

Fast-moving tech markets undermine Europe’s Google investigation

The European Commission’s investigation of Google proves it is living in the past, argues Gary Shapiro.
Competition 21-04-2015

The European Commission should think carefully before acting on FTC Google memo

European regulators should ignore the misleading publicity surrounding the US Federal Trade Commission’s anti-competition case against Google and concentrate on finding the facts, argues Thomas Leary.

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