TBA Law Blog

Posted by: Barry Kolar on Sep 6, 2019

Tennessee has joined attorneys generals from a number of states investigating Facebook's dominance and any resulting anticompetitive conduct, the Chattanooga Times Free Press reports. Dissatisfied with what federal authorities have done to investigate large tech companies, two groups of state officials are now conducting antitrust probes. Regulators are examining whether Facebook, Google and other large tech companies have used their market power to crimp competition, potentially raising prices and hurting consumers.