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Amazon accused of forcing up prices in antitrust complaint

In a letter sent to federal lawmakers, an online merchant has accused Amazon of forcing him and other sellers to use the company’s expensive logistics services, which in turn forces them to raise prices for consumers......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralNov 8th, 2019

DoorDash, GrubHub, Uber Eats accused of charging "exorbitant fees"

A new lawsuit against GrubHub, DoorDash and others accuses them of charging "exorbitant fees" and forcing restaurants to raise their prices......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralApr 14th, 2020

U.S. appeals court revives aluminum antitrust cases vs Goldman, JPMorgan, Glencore

A federal appeals court on Tuesday revived lawsuits by aluminum purchasers that accused Goldman Sachs , JPMorgan Chase , mining company Glencore and other companies of conspiring to drive up prices for the metal by reducing supply......»»

Category: topSource: reutersAug 27th, 2019

Amazon Plant In China Accused Of Forcing High School Interns To Work 60 Hour Weeks

In addition to not paying taxes and putting the entire brick and mortar retail industry out of business single-handedly, Amazon has now o.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeAug 9th, 2019

Muslim women accuse Amazon of ‘harassing and hostile’ work conditions

In a federal complaint, Muslim workers in Minnesota have accused the tech giant of discrimination and retaliation......»»

Category: topSource: washpostMay 13th, 2019

Lawsuit says Tyson, Cargill, JBS conspired to suppress beef prices paid to U.S. ranchers

Four of the largest U.S. beef-packing companies were accused in a lawsuit on Tuesday of violating federal antitrust law by conspiring to drive down prices they paid ranchers for cattle, even as retail beef prices hovered near record levels......»»

Category: topSource: reutersApr 23rd, 2019

"This is a pro-Amazon ruling": Here"s what Wall Street is saying about Google"s record-breaking $5 billion fine (GOOGL)

BI Graphics Google has been fined a record $5 billion by the European competition watchdog for abusing the dominance of its mobile operating system, Android. The search giant was accused of forcing smartphone makers like Samsung .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJul 18th, 2018

Qualcomm disappointed with continuing EU probe into pricing case

U.S. chipmaker Qualcomm on Thursday expressed disappointment with EU antitrust regulators' decision to continue an investigation in a case where it has been accused of charging below cost prices to stymy British phone software maker Icera......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJul 19th, 2018

Lawsuit Filed After Amazon Warehouse Worker Fatally Infects Cousin With Coronavirus

Amazon Inc. (NASDAQ: AMZN) is accused of exposing workers to unsafe working conditions after a New York warehouse worker contracted COVID-19 and read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzinga19 hr. 43 min. ago

Air Canada, Transat deal faces intense EU antitrust scrutiny

Air Canada's bid for Canadian tour operator Transat AT Inc may result in higher prices and less choice for flights between Europe and Canada, EU antitrust regulators said on Monday as they opened a full-scale investigation into the deal......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMay 25th, 2020

Microsoft, Amazon trade jabs over disputed $10B JEDI contract

Amazon accused Microsoft in a blog post of being a “bully” and publishing “self-righteous and pontificating blog posts that amount to nothing more than misleading noise.”.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 11th, 2020

Trump taps a major donor to oversee the US Postal Service as he tries to force the agency to hike up shipping prices for Amazon

Associated Press President Donald Trump has tapp.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMay 6th, 2020

Trump taps a major donor to oversee the Postal Service as he tries to force the agency to hike up shipping prices for Amazon

Associated Press President Donald Trump has t.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMay 6th, 2020

3M wins injunction against mask seller accused of price gouging

3M Co won an injunction from a federal judge against a New Jersey company it accused of illegally using its trademarks to sell 3M-branded N95 respirator masks at inflated prices to exploit the coronavirus pandemic......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMay 5th, 2020

House members want Amazon’s Bezos to testify in antitrust probe

Lawmakers investigating Amazon for antitrust violations demanded that CEO Jeff Bezos appear at a hearing......»»

Category: topSource: washpostMay 1st, 2020

House lawmakers demand Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos testify in antitrust probe, threatening potential subpoena

House lawmakers investigating Amazon for antitrust violations demanded on Friday that Jeff Bezos, the company’s chief executive, testify at an upcoming hearing or face a potential subpoena that would force him to appear......»»

Category: topSource: washpostMay 1st, 2020

U.S. Senator urges DOJ antitrust probe of Amazon"s use of 3rd-party seller data

See the rest of the story here. Theflyonthewall.com provides the latest financial news as it breaks. Known as a leader in market intelligence, The Fl.....»»

Category: blogSource: theflyonthewallApr 28th, 2020

Senator calls for a criminal antitrust investigation into Amazon over "predatory and exclusionary data practices" (AMZN)

REUTERS/James Lawler Duggan .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderApr 28th, 2020

GOP Senator Demands DoJ Launch Antitrust Probe Into Amazon Over Evidence Company Lied To Congress

GOP Senator Demands DoJ Launch Antitrust Probe Into Amazon Over Evidence Compa.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeApr 28th, 2020

Trump threatens to block aid for U.S. Postal Service if it does not raise prices for Amazon

President Donald Trump on Frid.....»»

Category: topSource: reutersApr 25th, 2020

Trump challenged Amazon to "build their own post office" if the company balks at his idea of getting charged up to 5 times more in shipping rates as part of a USPS bailout (AMZN)

Leah Millis/Reuters/Cliff Owen/AP Trump again accused Amazon of taking advantage of the US Postal Service, challenging the company to "build their own p.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderApr 24th, 2020