The Australian Competition Authority releases its statement of issues by expressing preliminary concerns over a proposed acquisition that would entrench an online platform’s dominant position in the supply of data-dependent health services and ad tech services (Google / Fitbit)

On 18 June 2020, the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) released its Statement of Issues in relation to Google LLC's proposed acquisition of Fitbit, expressing its concerns that the acquisition may further entrench Google's dominant position in the supply of data-dependent health services and ad tech services, and adversely affect competition in those markets. These comments from the ACCC reflect a number of

Access to this article is restricted to subscribers

Already Subscribed? Sign-in

Access to this article is restricted to subscribers.

Read one article for free

Sign-up to read this article for free and discover our services.

 

PDF Version

Authors

  • Bird & Bird (Sydney)
  • Bird & Bird (Sydney)

Quotation

Tom Macken, Thomas Jones, The Australian Competition Authority releases its statement of issues by expressing preliminary concerns over a proposed acquisition that would entrench an online platform’s dominant position in the supply of data-dependent health services and ad tech services (Google / Fitbit), 18 June 2020, e-Competitions Barriers to entry in the digital market, Art. N° 95900

Visites 584

All issues

  • Latest News issue 
  • All News issues
  • Latest Special issue 
  • All Special issues