Margrethe Vestager

Margrethe Vestager (born 13 April 1968 in Glostrup) is a Danish politician representing the Danish Social Liberal Party (Radikale Venstre). She has been a Member of Parliament (the Folketing) since 20 November 2001. On 15 June 2007 she was appointed parliamentary group leader of her party, replacing Marianne Jelved. On October 3, 2011, she became Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Economic and Interior Affairs under the government of Helle Thorning-Schmidt.
Posts about Margrethe Vestager
  • European Commission Vote Could Mean the End for Google

    … the Microsoft antitrust case from the 1990s, you’ll remember that Microsoft came perilously close to being forced to split its operating system business from the rest of the company. Although the decision was ultimately overruled in 2001, the damage the case did to Microsoft was catastrophic, and the company never truly recovered. Will It Happen…

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  • Does the European Google Antitrust Case Have Any Merit?

    … the debate all over again. Margrethe Vestager, who formally takes office tomorrow, could levy additional charges against Google, a move that could cost the search giant billions of dollars. Image via Mac Observer Unfortunately for Microsoft and the rest of the plaintiffs, their case has no merit. Sore Losers The biggest, and most frequently vocal…

    Dan Shewan/ WordStreamin Google- 14 readers -
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