MOSCOW, Aug 20 /PRIME/. The group of prosecutors General of the States of the United States is preparing to launch an antitrust investigation against major technology companies, reports the Wall Street Journal, citing sources familiar with the situation.
Earlier the Antimonopoly investigation against major technology companies, market leaders, the beginning of the Ministry of justice.
According to the publication, the investigation of prosecutors can be officially launched next month. It will installed, did you use any company its market advantage to suppress competition.
In June the judicial Committee of the house of representatives, the United States announced that it would begin verification of compliance with Antimonopoly laws in digital markets. A number of American media reported that the antitrust investigation will concern such tech giants like Facebook, Amazon, Google and Apple.
At the same time, Reuters with reference to sources reported that the US authorities are preparing to start a major investigation against Amazon, Apple, Facebook and Google for possible antitrust violations. According to sources, the authority in the course of the investigation will be divided between the Federal trade Commission to take under the supervision of Amazon and Facebook, and the Ministry of justice, which will deal with Apple and Google.
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