Topic: Online platforms

Cravath, Latham and Paul Weiss direct Amazon/MGM deal

Amazon revealed plans on Wednesday to purchase the legacy film and television studio Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer for $8.5 billion, drawing ire from watchful lawmakers and competition advocates.

27 May 2021

Germany uses new powers to probe Google’s data practices

Germany’s Federal Cartel Office has launched a third investigation under new national competition rules to examine whether Google’s data processing practices deprive users of choice about the use of their information.

25 May 2021

Taiwan clears Google after five-year probe

Taiwan’s Fair Trade Commission has closed a five-year investigation into Google after finding no evidence that the US technology company abused its dominance.

25 May 2021

Judge expresses concern about potential remedy in Epic Games case

A California judge has voiced uncertainty about the remedy Epic Games has recommended if she finds that Apple is liable for its alleged anticompetitive conduct.

25 May 2021

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