The US and EU are Teaming Up to Contain Big Tech

Are there areas where you think there can be more collaboration among regulators?

We work very closely with our US counterparts, both the DOJ and the FTC. If we start a competition case, and we know US colleagues are looking at the same things, we ask the companies, would you allow us to exchange information and talk about this? As soon as we have the necessary waivers, we can discuss theories of harm, how we see things, how to push for things.

It’s beneficial for us because the more clever eyes looking at a case, the better we do. For the companies, if it’s something that can be remedied, then maybe

→ Continue reading at WIRED

Similar Articles


Most Popular

Electric Vehicles Could Rescue the US Power Grid

But utilities will likely play the biggest role in ushering in a new era of electricity grids, says Max Baumhefner, a senior attorney at...

Iran restricts access to WhatsApp and Instagram in response to Mahsa Amini protests

Iran has blocked access to Instagram and WhatsApp as its government attempts to subdue protests that began last week following the death of a...

Logitech’s G Cloud Gaming Handheld arrives in October for $349.99

/ Logitech has worked with Tencent, Microsoft, and NvidiaLogitech’s cloud gaming handheld has Xbox integration. Image: LogitechLogitech is officially announcing its G Cloud...