Apple EU Tax Case Appeal Ruling Due Next Week

· Charlotte Henry · News

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The result of Apple and Ireland’s appeal against an EU tax ruling is expected next week but is likely to be appealed further.

Is Europe Going Too Far With Tech Regulation?

· Andrew Orr · Link

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Don’t answer that, because the answer is already no. Adam Satariano feels that maybe Europe is going too far when it comes to tech regulation.

Europe has clamped down on violent content, hate speech and misinformation online through a thicket of new laws and regulations over the past five years. Now there are questions about whether the region is going too far, with the rules leading to accusations of censorship and potentially providing cover to some governments to stifle dissent.

The New York Times: Why does Apple control its competitors?? Also The New York Times: Is Europe going too far?? I know that these articles were written by different people, but I still did a double take so hard that now I have whiplash.

The Telegraph Slams EU's Campaign Against Apple and Ireland Taxation

· Bryan Chaffin · Analysis

The Daily Telegraph of London published a scathing condemnation of the European Union’s accusation that Ireland is giving Apple illegal state aid. The editorial breaks down the case against Ireland and Apple, characterizing the legal principles to be in violation of the EU’s own principles. Bryan Chaffin explains the whats and whos.