David Reichenberg, a member in the firm's Antitrust Practice, was quoted in Law360's article, "Impact Of AmEx Decision On Tech Cos. Up For Debate." The U.S. Supreme Court's recent decision Monday to side with American Express Co. in a case challenging the anti-steering provisions of its merchant contracts has the potential to affect how antitrust law treats large technology companies like Amazon.com, Facebook Inc., and Google Inc., but experts say it's unclear if it will. David said the AmEx opinion was fact and market specific. He believes this makes any predictions about its impact on how technology platforms are treated under antitrust law speculative.
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