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EU Digital Markets Act Threatens Consumer Access to Online Services, Products

Henrique Schneider •  (Reblog)

Prof. Dr. H. Schneider (CV)

A new Competitive Enterprise Institute report examines a European Union proposal to impose restrictions on technology companies, like stopping companies from preferencing house-brand products and services with lowest price deals for consumers.

“The Digital Markets Act proposed by the European Commission would impose restrictions on technology companies like Internet sellers, social networks, video sharing sites that would leave consumers with fewer and less affordable products and services,” said Henrique Schneider, author of the report and deputy CEO of the Swiss Federation of Small and Medium Enterprises.

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Wrapping up Round One of the FTC UMC Symposium

Truth on the Market’s digital symposium „FTC Rulemaking on Unfair Methods of Competition“:

Auch in den USA scheint ein fragwürdiger Trend weg von der „rule of reason“ hin zu „rules without reason“ im Gang zu sein. Lesen Sie unter dem folgenden Link in Kürze, welche Beiträge in der ersten Runde des Symposiums eingereicht und diskutiert wurden. Sämtliche Beiträge sind am Schluss des „Wrapping up“ aufrufbar.