The German Competition Authority finds an online platform of the social network to be dominant in the market for social networks and prohibits the company from combining user data from different sources (Facebook)

The FCO issued a decision in its Facebook proceeding on 7th February 2019 which concerns the interface between competition law and data protection law. Facebook’s terms and conditions require the user

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Jörg Witting, The German Competition Authority finds an online platform of the social network to be dominant in the market for social networks and prohibits the company from combining user data from different sources (Facebook), 7 February 2019, e-Competitions Privacy and antitrust, Art. N° 94668

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