August 15, 2020

Mark Zuckerberg, Jeff Bezos, Sundar Pichai, Tim Cook dinner to testify on competitors – enterprise information

Fb’s Mark Zuckerberg, Amazon’s Jeff Bezos, Google’s Sundar Pichai and Apple’s Tim Cook dinner — will reply for his or her corporations’ practices earlier than Congress at a listening to Wednesday by the Home Judiciary subcommittee on antitrust.

The panel has performed a bipartisan investigation over the previous 12 months of the tech giants’ market dominance and their impact on shoppers.

It’s the primary such congressional evaluation of the tech trade. It has aimed to find out whether or not present competitors insurance policies and century-old antitrust legal guidelines are ample or if new laws and extra funding for enforcement are wanted.

The 4 CEOs are anticipated to testify remotely.

The listening to initially was set for Monday. It was rescheduled to permit lawmakers who’re committee members to take part in commemorations on the US Capitol on Monday and Tuesday for Rep. John Lewis, the civil rights icon and longtime Georgia congressman who died July 17.