NOV
1

Google urges confidentiality protections in Texas-led antitrust probe

In a petition filed with a Travis County, Texas state court, Google said Paxton has refused to accept “necessary limitations” on the use of its confidential information.

NOV
1

Russia annuls license for Danske Bank´s local unit, as requested

Danske’s local bank was Russia’s 240th biggest by assets

OCT
31

U.S. SEC considers relaxing post-crisis structured mortgage product rules

The RMBS market will likely shrink and decrease funding available for home loans without changes.

OCT
31

Facebook reaches agreement with UK regulator over Cambridge Analytica data scandal

Facebook reaches an agreement with the U.K. data regulator in an investigation into the company’s misuses of personal data in political campaigns.

OCT
31

Twitter bans political ads; Facebook´s Zuckerberg defends them

Analysts do not expect the ban, which takes effect on Nov. 22

OCT
31

U.S. House tees up first Trump impeachment vote

The U.S. Constitution gives the House broad authority to set the ground rules for an impeachment inquiry

OCT
31

Fiat Chrysler and Peugeot confirm deal to create the world’s fourth-largest carmaker

The proposed tie-up would reportedly create an industry behemoth with 8.7 million vehicle sales, $190 billion in turnover

OCT
30

House Democrats Set Out Rules for Trump Impeachment Inquiry: US

Resolution set to be voted on this week as testimony continues

OCT
30

UK lawmakers agree to hold Dec. 12 election in bid to resolve Brexit paralysis

The British people will vote in a general election in December for the first time since 1923.

OCT
29

Facebook, Google, Twitter urged to do more to combat fake news in EU

The Commission is now drawing up regulations known as the Digital Services Act.

OCT
29

Australian regulator files privacy suit against Google alleging location data misuse

A Google spokeswoman said the company would defend the matter.

OCT
28

Massachusetts brings climate-related fraud case against Exxon: US

Under the Massachusetts Consumer Protection Act Chapter 93A

OCT
28

Microsoft beats Amazon for Pentagon´s $10 billion cloud computing contract: US

In a statement, an Amazon Web Services (AWS) spokesman said the company was “surprised about this conclusion.”

OCT
28

EU agrees to give the UK a Brexit extension until January 31

Nonetheless, the European Union is set to exclude any future renegotiation on the U.K.’s departure.

OCT
25

US files complaint against California for international cap-and-trade agreement

Cap-and-trade agreements are a major component of California’s plan to reduce greenhouse gas emissions.

OCT
25

US House approves election security bill

The bill had no votes from Republicans, who dismiss it as an unnecessary restriction on campaigns.

OCT
25

Judge asks Samsung heir to be humble at bribery trial: South Korean

The court said the interpretation by the Seoul High Court on what constituted bribes by Samsung to Park was too narrow.

OCT
25

UK PM Boris Johnson says he wants December 12 general election

A vote on whether to hold a general election will be held before Christmas is to be held on Monday.

OCT
25

U.S. Justice Department bolsters antitrust staff to work on online platform probe

The department said in July it was opening a probe of big high tech firms into whether they break antitrust law

OCT
24

Justice Department and SEC drop investigation of Snap

SEC had subpoenaed it for information regarding investors’ allegations that Snap misled the public about how competition from Facebook

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