Federal Trade Commission expands antitrust powers in Chair Lina Khan�s first open proceeding
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Federal Trade Commission expands antitrust powers in Chair Lina Khan�s first open proceeding

The Federal Trade Commission approved a pair pivotal measures to expand its authority to regulate anti-competitive business practices in an open
Business

FTC votes to expand its enforcement powers

Thursday's vote by the Federal Trade Commission was to increase its enforcement power. It repealed a 2015 bipartisan rule that restricted its
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How to Save the Case Against Facebook

U.S. District Judge James Boasberg tossed the Federal Trade Commission's antitrust complaint against Facebook. This was in an attempt to curb the
Business

Amazon seeks recusal of FTC chair Lina Khan in antitrust investigation

WASHINGTON Amazon.com Inc. AMZN +0.20% has filed a request to the Federal Trade Commission for Lina Khan, the new Chairwoman, to be exonerated from
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Amazon seeks recusal of FTC chair Lina Khan in antitrust probes of the company

Lina Khan, the nominee for Federal Trade Commission Commissioner (FTC), speaks at a confirmation hearing of the Senate Committee on Commerce,
Sen. Warren calls for �meticulous� review of Amazon�s MGM acquisition
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Sen. Warren calls for �meticulous� review of Amazon�s MGM acquisition

Senator Elizabeth Warren has asked the Federal Trade Commission to review Amazon's bid for MGM. She argues that it could cause harm to consumers and
The feds had a plan to take on Facebook. A judge just scrambled it.
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The feds had a plan to take on Facebook. A judge just scrambled it.

This decision highlights the urgent need to modernize antitrust laws to address anticompetitive merges and abusive conduct within the digital
Federal Judge Tosses Antitrust Lawsuit Brought By the FTC Against Facebook and Instagram
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Federal Judge Tosses Antitrust Lawsuit Brought By the FTC Against Facebook and Instagram

Photo by JOEL SAGET/ Staff ( Getty images ) On Monday, a federal judge dismissed an antitrust complaint filed by the Federal Trade Commission
Judge dismisses antitrust lawsuits against Facebook over WhatsApp, Instagram ownership
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Judge dismisses antitrust lawsuits against Facebook over WhatsApp, Instagram ownership

Two antitrust lawsuits filed against Facebook by U.S. District Judges were dropped Monday. The judge stated that the complaint was "legally
Tech

Judge dismisses FTC�s initial antitrust complaint against Facebook

Federal Judge dismissed the FTC's initial antitrust complaint against Facebook. He said it was insufficient legal. The judge stated that the FTC