The data provisions in the EU's upcoming Big Tech law

Press quote (iapp)
22 March 2022

"Most of the studies leading up to the DMA recognize that gatekeepers' privileged access to data is a key reason why they have entrenched market power. There are legitimate concerns, too, that gatekeepers are withholding information from their business users to keep the market opaque," Zach Meyers, a research fellow at the Centre for European Reform, said.

..."This could be useful so that a business user could move to a competing platform without losing all the data they accumulated on their previous platform," CER's Meyers said. That would be the case for business reviews that could be easily moved onto a competing platform without a business user needing to build a new profile and reputation from scratch.