Republicans Step Into Amy Klobuchar’s Antitrust Trap

Last week Iowa Sen. Chuck Grassley, ranking member of the Senate Judiciary Committee, and four of his Republican colleagues voted at the committee markup to send Democratic Minnesota Sen. Amy Klobuchar’s American Innovation and Choice Online Act to the Senate floor. This bill would reshape antitrust law radically while making drastic changes to online commerce … Read more

China introduces new rules against anti-competitive practices of Internet companies

TAIPEI: China has issued new draft guidelines that would prevent its internet companies from engaging in anti-competitive practices such as unfairly blocking rival platforms, expanding Beijing’s efforts to rein in the powerful tech sector. The guidelines, released Tuesday by China’s State Administration for Market Regulation, include a detailed list of prohibited behaviors that regulators say … Read more