Entries by NetChoice

Morning Tech – Antitrust Action for Big Tech

Politico — The tech industry is pushing back, contending that the sector fosters competition in the broader economy. “While anti-tech advocates argue that anything big is bad, for America’s small businesses, often the bigger the platform the better,” said Carl Szabo, vice president and general counsel of NetChoice, an e-commerce trade group representing Facebook, Google and […]

NetChoice Raises Concerns with a Wide-Reaching Department of Justice Investigation into the Tech Industry

Today, NetChoice Raised Concerns with a Wide-Reaching Department of Justice Investigation into the Tech Industry “The DOJ must resist the siren song of populism and only investigate actual evidence of consumer harm,” said Carl Szabo, NetChoice Vice President and General Counsel. “While anti-tech advocates argue that anything big is bad, for America’s small businesses, often […]

Outraged Politicians and Official Statistics Miss the Benefits of Tech

Reason Magazine “Thanks to large online platforms, for less than $10, a small business can reach thousands of potential customers and target them more accurately than ever,” Carl Szabo of NetChoice, a trade association of e-commerce businesses, testified to the House Judiciary Committee last week. Szabo highlighted the story of a woodworker in Albany, New York, who can now […]

PragerU is an unpersuasive victim of Big Tech bias against the right

American Enterprise Institute Consider: To believe YouTube is engaged in a conspiracy to disappear conservative content, one also has to think that it’s trying to hide that conspiracy by suppressing liberal content even harder with popular channel such as Huffington Post, the Daily Show, and Young Turks experiencing far more of their content restricted, according to […]

Ohio Governor Vetoes Expanding Sales Tax to Internet Platforms

Bloomberg Tax But expanding the sales tax to technology platforms, and making that tweak retroactive, was a large change that would have violated the Internet Tax Freedom Act, a federal law barring multiple or discriminatory taxes on e-commerce, Steve DelBianco, president and CEO of NetChoice, an e-commerce trade association, said.  “The legislators read the headlines […]