The Australian Competition Authority rejects a Big Tech company’s behavioral remedies for the acquisition of a wellness and healthcare device manufacturer (Fitbit / Google)

ACCC rejects Google behavioural undertakings for Fitbit acquisition* The ACCC has announced that it will not accept a long-term behavioural undertaking offered by Google that sought to address competition concerns about its proposed acquisition of wearables supplier and manufacturer Fitbit. The ACCC will therefore continue its investigation into Google’s proposed acquisition of Fitbit and has set a new decision date of 25 March 2021. “The ACCC continues to have concerns that Google’s acquisition of Fitbit may result in Fitbit’s rivals, other than

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Australian Competition Authority, The Australian Competition Authority rejects a Big Tech company’s behavioral remedies for the acquisition of a wellness and healthcare device manufacturer (Fitbit / Google), 22 December 2020, e-Competitions December 2020, Art. N° 98506

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