Facebook Inc FB.O may confront U.S. hostile to confide in charges when November, the Washington Post wrote about Friday, refering to four individuals acquainted with the issue.
The Government Exchange Commission met secretly on Thursday to talk about a test while state lawyers general under the authority of New York’s Letitia James have been examining the organization for likely dangers to rivalry, the paper revealed.
The course of events could in any case change, the paper stated, including that state lawyers general are in the late phases of setting up their grievance.
Facebook, the FTC and the workplace of the New York Lawyer General were not promptly accessible for input late on Friday.
Facebook said in August that CEO Imprint Zuckerberg was met at a FTC analytical hearing as a major aspect of the government’s antitrust test into the organization.
Facebook confronted comparable tests by the Justice Division and by state lawyers general, and has said already the examinations were taking a gander at earlier acquisitions and strategic approaches including “informal communication or web-based media administrations, computerized promoting, or potentially portable or online applications.”
In July 2019, Facebook consented to pay a record-breaking $5 billion fine to determine a different FTC test into the organization’s privacy rehearses.