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Amazon has reportedly used probes from California, Washington, USA for commercial practices

photo:: Ina Fassbender (Getty Images) Officials in California and Washington are investigating Amazon’s business practices, focusing on whether the technology giant is reported to be abusing its third-party power in its online marketplace The New York Times and the Wall Street Journal. Amazon is facing increasing antitrust scrutiny in both the U.S. and overseas as to how the company aggregates …

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Senators ask Apple’s CEO about the privacy practices of the company’s COVID-19 app

Tim Cook, CEO of Apple, at the DreamForce 2019 conference in San Francisco, California, on November 19, 2019. David Paul Morris | Bloomberg | Getty Images Four U.S. senators sent a letter to Apple CEO Tim Cook on Friday, asking questions about the company’s COVID-19 app and how it handles personal information. The letter, signed by democratic sens. Robert Menendez, …

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The New York Attorney General examines Zoom’s privacy practices

Zoom, the videoconferencing app, whose traffic has risen sharply during the coronavirus pandemic, is being reviewed by New York Attorney General Letitia James for privacy and security practices. On Monday, the Zoom office sent a letter asking what new security measures the company might have taken to deal with the increased data traffic in its network and to detect hackers. …

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DoorDash tipping practices lead to a lawsuit by DC Attorney General TechCrunch

DoorDash faces a new lawsuit regarding its tipping practices. This time it comes from Washington, DC, Attorney General Karl Racine. In the lawsuit, Racine accuses DoorDash of engaging in fraudulent tipping practices and fails to provide relief to workers whose tips have been given. Racine's Office first launched an investigation into DoorDash's practices in March 2019. Customers paid millions of …

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Uber lawsuit: Ride driver states that $ 96,000 million in salary is owed for illegal compensation practices

The lawsuit states that 96,000 drivers are owed money for two violations. The drivers claim that Uber has deducted money from their paychecks, both for the state's sales tax and for a surcharge to be applied for inter-state travel. They claim that their contract with the company requires them to receive the full fare of the passenger minus the Uber …

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Under Armor says the US is probing its accounting practices

The US Department of Justice and the US Securities and Exchange Commission. "The company began responding in July 2017 to requests for documents and information, and firstly for its accounting practices and related disclosures, and for the company's beliefs," said a spokesperson for Under Armor. Under Armor founder Kevin Plank is stepping down as CEO ” class=”media__image” src=”http://cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/191022070545-kevin-plank-1016-large-169.jpg”/> Shares in …

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Under Armor is being investigated by the US government for accounting practices

Under Armor is under investigation by the Department of Justice and the US Securities and Exchange Commission about its accounting practices, the company confirmed on Sunday. Under Armor began in July 2017 by answering requests for documents and information related to its accounting practices and related disclosures. Under Armor is cooperating with both investigations and believes that the accounting practices …

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Under Armor is being investigated for its accounting practices by the US federal government

Sportswear brand Under Armor announced that it has been investigated by the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) and DOJ since July 2017. In a statement, the company stated that it "cooperated" with the probes, stressing that it "firmly believes that its accounting practices and disclosures are appropriate." Sources told the Wall Street Journal that federal agencies are considering whether …

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FTC probes marketing practices of e-cigarette maker Juul: WSJ

World The Federal Trade Commission is investigating the marketing practices of e-cigarette maker Juul Labs Inc., the Wall Street Journal reported on Thursday, citing people familiar with the matter. FILE PHOTO: A Juul e-cigarette and pods are taken in this picture illustration September 16, 2018. REUTERS / Ronen Zvulun 30 Aug 2019 12:56 AM (Updated: 30 Aug 2019 01:20 AM …

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The FTC is reportedly investigating Juuls marketing practices

Juul products will be exhibited on Thursday, December 20, 2018, in a New York smoker's shop. Seth Wenig | AP The Federal Trade Commission is investigating whether e-cigarette maker Juul has misled marketing and targeted minors, the Wall Street Journal reported Thursday, citing people who are familiar with the investigation. The FTC is considering requesting financial compensation, the Journal reported …

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