The German Competition Authority initiates proceedings against a social network company regarding a potential abuse of dominance (Facebook)

The German Federal Cartel Office (the FCO) has announced that it has initiated proceedings against Facebook for the company’s alleged abuse of its dominant position in a market for social networks. The FCO appears to be taking the position that, as a

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  • Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom (Brussels)
  • Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom (Brussels)
  • Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom (Brussels)

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Frederic Depoortere, Ingrid Vandenborre, Simon Baxter, The German Competition Authority initiates proceedings against a social network company regarding a potential abuse of dominance (Facebook), 2 March 2016, e-Competitions March 2016, Art. N° 78512

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