States Appeal Decision to Throw Out Their Facebook Antitrust Case

posted on January 15, 2022


The states’ central claim is that Facebook acquired competitors — particularly Instagram in 2012 and WhatsApp in 2014 — in a predatory manner, by crushing competition.

Facebook urges court to dismiss latest F.T.C. antitrust suit.

posted on October 4, 2021


“This court gave the agency a second chance to make a valid claim,” Facebook said in its filing. “But the same deficiency that was fatal to the F.T.C.’s initial complaint remains.”