Agreement on European Big Tech law

An agreement has just been reached on the Digital Markets Act (DMA) that will tackle the market power of Big Tech. MEP Paul Tang followed the negotiations and is delighted: “In record time, Europe has reached an agreement on a law that will fundamentally change the Internet. Abuse of power by Big Tech will be prohibited…

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Virtuel event: How to deal with AdTech?

2022 put the spotlights in Europe on Digital Advertising Technology. In January, the French Data Protection Authority (DPA) hit Facebook and Google with significant fines for luring consumers into consenting to the use of their personal data, going against the national data protection rulebook. Less than a month later, the Belgium DPA followed by declaring…

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Facebook is getting nervous

Today we took an important hurdle towards European legislation to tackle Big Tech’s market dominance. Facebook is more nervous than ever. Today, a large majority of the Internal Market Committee in the European Parliament voted in favour of tightening up the Digital Markets Act – the so-called DMA. By doing so we took the final…

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