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Nixing the Fix

The FTC recently issued a “Nixing the Fix” report to Congress that identifies anti-competitive repair restrictions employed by manufacturers for a wide-range of products from automobiles and mobile phones to printers and computers.

Nixing the Fix

Identifiying anti-competitive repair restrictions employed by manufacturers

President Biden issued a sweeping Executive Order directing the federal government to increase antitrust enforcement and regulation. The order includes a directive encouraging the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) to “limit powerful equipment manufacturers from restricting people’s ability to use independent repair shops or do DIY repairs.” ... Read More

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