WASHINGTON, Jan 25- Commissioner Maureen Ohlhausen, a Republican on the Federal Trade Commission, has been named the FTC's acting chairman, the agency said on Wednesday. In addition to Ohlhausen, the commission has two Democrats, outgoing Chairwoman Edith Ramirez who steps down in February and Democrat Terrell McSweeny. The appointment was made by a White House...
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WASHINGTON, Jan 23- Endo International Plc said on Monday it has reached a proposed settlement with U.S. antitrust regulators under which it will not pay rivals to delay the introduction of generic competitors to its medications. The Federal Trade Commission had alleged Endo paid Impax Laboratories Inc to delay the introduction of a generic version of its...
WASHINGTON, Jan 23- Endo International Plc said on Monday it had reached a proposed settlement with U.S. anti-trust regulators under which it will not pay rivals to delay the introduction of generic competitors to its medications. The Federal Trade Commission had alleged Endo paid Impax Laboratories Inc to delay the introduction of a generic version of its...
WASHINGTON, Jan 23- The U.S. Federal Trade Commission said on Monday it had settled allegations that Endo Pharmaceuticals violated antitrust law when it agreed to pay rivals Watson Laboratories and Impax to delay introducing generic versions of two painkillers. The FTC filed charges against Watson, and Allergan Plc, accusing it of breaking the law by reaching...
Shares of Walgreen Boots Alliance and Rite Aid are trading lower after the merger of the two drugstore companies is facing US antitrust concerns.
Western Union will pay $586 million, which will be used to reimburse consumers who were victims of fraud from 2004 to 2012.
Mallinckrodt is to pay $100 million to settle FTC charges that it illegally maintained a monopoly of a special drug used on infants. CNBC's Meg Tirrell reports.
CNBC's Meg Tirrell reports that Mallinckrodt has settled with the FTC over a potential monopoly situation over one of its drugs.
U.S. regulators charged the company with using anti-competitive tactics over licensing.
Donald Trump's views on some issues alienated many left-leaning tech employees in Silicon Valley, but none more so than those at Alphabet.
Messaging application WhatsApp has a flaw that may allow undelivered messages to be compromised, reports USA Today.
Indra Nooyi recommends professionals find out what gives them an advantage.
The CEO of Volkswagen Group of America said it's another "important step forward in our efforts to make things right for our customers."
The Trump administration may take big steps backward on privacy, and put the country at greater risk from cyberattacks, say experts.
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A U.S. Senate committee urged regulators to launch a probe into whether EpiPen maker Mylan broke the law by preventing schools from purchasing competing allergy treatments.
Senate committee calls on FTC to review Mylan's business practices around its EpiPen product for possible anti-competitive behavior. CNBC's Meg Tirrell reports. The "Fast Money" traders weigh in.
At issue is how different kinds of companies are allowed to use customer data — and the distinction is worth billions.
"This is still another case of Donald Trump having a unique view about how our system works," ex-FCC Chairman Reed Hundt tells CNBC.