Facebook Asks Recusal Of FTC Head In Antitrust Case DecisionFacebook is asking that the new head of the Federal Trade Commission step away from decisions on whether to continue the agency's antitrust case against the social network giant.
Judge Digs Into Apple App Store Policies As Epic Games Trial EndsThe judge who will decide a case challenging Apple’s stranglehold on its iPhone app store indicated on Monday she would like to promote more competition but without dismantling a commission system that reaps billions of dollars for the technology powerhouse.
Apple Holds Edge In App Store Trial Despite Nagging IssuesApple seems to be prevailing in an antitrust trial examining whether its mobile app store illegally skims profits from smaller companies.
Apple's App Store Chief Fends Off Attacks In Antitrust TrialApple’s top app store executive on Thursday faced an avalanche of documents unleashed Thursday by an Epic Games lawyer aiming to prove allegations that the iPhone maker has been gouging app makers as part of a scheme hatched by Apple's late co-founder Steve Jobs.
EU Accuses Apple Of Antitrust Breach Amid Spotify ComplaintEuropean Union regulators accused Cupertino-based Apple on Friday of violating the bloc's antitrust laws, alleging the iPhone maker distorts competition for music streaming.
Small Town Newspapers In Wisconsin File Antitrust Lawsuit Against Facebook, GoogleA group of Wisconsin newspapers have filed a federal lawsuit claiming Google and Facebook's monopoly on digital advertising threatens the publications' existence and violates antitrust law.
Google Sued By Daily Mail Owner Over Search Engine’s DominanceAssociated Newspapers, the owner of the Daily Mail, filed a lawsuit against Google Monday, claiming the tech company's dominance in online advertising harms Daily Mail’s business.
Google Muscles Up With Fitbit Deal Amid Antitrust ConcernsGoogle has completed its $2.1 billion acquisition of San Francisco-based fitness-gadget maker Fitbit.
Google Antitrust Lawsuit: Judge Sets 2023 Trial Date For Landmark CaseThe U.S. government's attempt to prove Google has been using its dominance of online search to stifle competition and innovation at the expense of consumers and advertisers won't go to trial for nearly three years.
3rd Antitrust Lawsuit In 2 Months Filed Against Google, Dozens Of States JoinDozens of states filed an anti-trust lawsuit against Google on Thursday, alleging that the Mountain View-based search giant has an illegal monopoly over the online search market that hurts consumers and advertisers.
Google Antitrust Case: AG Xavier Becerra Says California To Join Federal LawsuitCalifornia is seeking to join the Justice Department in its antitrust lawsuit against Google parent Alphabet Inc., one of the state's largest businesses.
Judge In Apple 'Fortnite' Case Slams Tactics By Epic Games, Hints At July Trial DateA federal judge presiding over a high-stakes antitrust lawsuit between Apple and Epic Games repeatedly slammed Epic on Monday on its legal theories and tactics in the company's case against the iOS App Store.
Senate Judiciary Antitrust Panel Grills Google Exec On Online AdvertisingA Senate panel put a top Google executive on the defensive over the company’s powerful position in online advertising as some lawmakers look hopefully toward an expected antitrust case against the tech giant by the Trump administration.
Zuckerberg Interviewed By FTC Over Two Days As Part Of Antitrust ProbeFacebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg testified over the course of two days this week before the Federal Trade Commission as part of its antitrust investigation into the company's business practices.
Google's Fitbit Takeover Prompts EU Antitrust InvestigationGoogle's acquisition of fitness tracking company Fitbit hit a new snag on Tuesday.