Bloomberg Law
Nov. 11, 2020, 8:40 AM

Amazon’s Everything Store Is Now Everyone’s Antitrust Target (1)

Aoife White
Aoife White
Bloomberg News
Natalia Drozdiak
Natalia Drozdiak
Bloomberg News Inc. is finding that it doesn’t have a safe space.

The European Union said Tuesday that Amazon is likely breaching antitrust rules by misusing the data of independent sellers, and also said the retailer may be favoring its own products and those of marketplace traders who use its logistics. The allegations come as President Donald Trump has targeted the company, and a change in American administrations may not ease the attacks.

The world’s biggest online retailer is becoming a global punching bag for regulators even as its sales soar during a pandemic that’s shut many brick-and-mortar stores. The EU’s ...

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