Lexology PRO | Australia, Canada, European Union, etc. | 4 Mar 2021
As Australia’s landmark law shakes up how Google and Facebook share curated news, Lexology PRO looks at new regulations and updates relating to displaying news content on digital platforms in key jurisdictions around the globe.
Lexology PRO | Australia, Canada, European Union, etc. | 15 Feb 2021
A look at regulator cybersecurity strategies, draft text of the proposed ePrivacy Regulation, and the role of data in market power are among this week’s key data protection updates.
PRO Compliance | Canada | 11 Jan 2021
Canada’s antitrust watchdog has dropped a criminal investigation examining whether media companies Postmedia and Torstar unlawfully conspired to close down 36 local newspapers.
PRO Compliance | USA | 18 Dec 2020
The third major antitrust lawsuit in as many months has been filed against Google, this one describing a snowball-like effect of how data collection has made the company increasingly dominant in digital advertising over the years.
PRO Compliance | European Union, United Kingdom | 15 Dec 2020
The European Commission’s draft Digital Markets Act contains a long-awaited definition of “gatekeeper” platforms that will be forced to notify the enforcer about their every acquisition and abide by a host of new rules if the proposed bill becomes law.
PRO Compliance | Australia | 15 Dec 2020
Australia’s competition watchdog has warned that supermarket chain Woolworths Group’s proposed investment in a major food distributor could harm competition by removing an important buyer in that market.
SORAINEN | Lithuania | 15 Dec 2020
One of the main tools to help businesses survive difficult times is tax deferral, which is still available to companies affected by Covid-19. They…
PRO Compliance | United Kingdom | 8 Dec 2020
The UK’s competition watchdog has advised the government to implement a new mandatory merger notification regime for powerful tech companies that have “strategic market status”.
PRO Compliance | Australia, Canada, European Union, etc. | 8 Dec 2020
A look at emerging regulation of digital platforms, trends in antitrust enforcement and clarifying the scope of Canada’s Competition Act are among this week’s top competition and antitrust updates.
PRO Compliance | Australia | 4 Dec 2020
Australia’s competition watchdog has launched proceedings against one of the country’s largest private construction companies and an industry trade organisation for allegedly boycotting a waterproofing subcontractor.