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Thursday, 03 March 2016 - 10:28
Facebook investigated over market-power abuse claims
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German authorities are investigating Facebook for suspected abuse of its dominant market position.

The country's federal cartel office suspects the social network's privacy terms violate data protection laws.

It is looking into whether Facebook's "dominance" means those terms also constituted an abuse of market power.

However, Facebook said it was confident it complied with the law.

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