Posted in Miscellaneous

WhatsApp to Share User Data With Facebook Inc (FB): How to Opt Out

Privacy threat on the horizon. Whatsapp is willing to share some personal data with Facebook (as well as potentially other partners) “in order to reduce spam”.

You can disagree or if you read this message too late, you should be able to still opt-out of the new T&Cs.


Posted in Competition Law, Tax Law

U.S. Treasury Steps Up Pressure on EU Over Apple Tax Dispute

Curious how the U.S. Treasury wishes to intervene and move balances.

I agree that the range of action of the new Competition Commissioner (recently awarded as one of the most powerful women in E.U.) may be somewhat wide, but we are still speaking of complex tax-scheme, whose kind is being chased more and more in the world as unfair and whose final consequences are enriching a few and damaging the lots.