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Big Tech

Big Tech is trying to disarm the FTC by going after its biggest weapon: Lina Khan

Amazon and Facebook have filed petitions seeking Federal Trade Commission Chair Lina Khan’s recusal in antitrust cases involving their companies. Khan’s confirmation to the FTC and appointment to lead the agency presents one of the clearest threats of major regulatory action in the tech sector in years. By seeking to ...Read More

Facebook Hires Its First Chief Compliance Officer To Deal With Angry Lawmakers, Regulatory Pressures, Privacy Concerns And Antitrust Lawsuits

In the face of intensive public, political and regulatory pressure concerning its business practices, Facebook has hired its first chief compliance officer, Henry Moniz. The Wall Street Journal reported that Moniz will report into Facebook’s general counsel, Jennifer Newstead, and to a board committee ...Read More