Sumary of Amazon is fighting against laws that could force it to verify third-party sellers’ identities and give out their contact informa…:
- These acts would force e-commerce sites to verify third-party sellers’ identities and provide contact information to customers..
- Amazon is fighting against a specific type of new legislation called INFORM acts, which have been proposed both at state and Congressional levels, per Axios..
- “The INFORM Act favors large brick-and-mortar retailers, at the expense of small businesses that sell online, while doing nothing to prevent fraud and abuse or hold bad actors accountable,”.
- It still has to pass the House, and Axios notes that amendments that include INFORM legislation are still possible….