Antitrust

10/19/2020

K Street Buzzes Over Possible Shift to Biden After Trump Era

Carl Szabo
Carl Szabo Vice President and General Counsel

Tech companies, which are facing bipartisan pressure in Washington, should emphasize the possibility of unanticipated consequences to any crackdown, said Carl Szabo, vice president of the trade group NetChoice. For example, giving new powers to the Federal Trade Commission now could come back to haunt Democrats when the other party takes over and could wield the FTC in ways they wouldn’t like, said Szabo, whose group counts Facebook Inc., Twitter Inc. and other tech platforms as members.

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