Google is seeking to end a three-year old investigation by the European Commission
The regulatory pressure comes as Brazilian authorities take a closer look at major U.S. Internet companies such as Google and Facebook
Google settled a similar antitrust complaint on its search business with the FTC in January
The European Union’s competition commissioner said most of the activity that may have violated antitrust rules took place before Google acquired the company.
Google has offered to more clearly label search results stemming from its own services such as Google News, Google Maps or its shopping and flight search functions.
It is increasingly obvious that something is amiss here.
Microsoft’s advertising barbs could potentially backfire.
The Department of Justice is suing to block a merger between Anheuser-Busch InBev and Grupo Modelo.
The two senators first introduced the new bill in July 2012. It died
Permanent government regulation of Internet search was a plausible outcome
Recent leaks from inside the FTC suggest the agency is on a mission to penalize Google
Having no anchor in antitrust law, an antitrust case targeting Google’s search practices would actually have a chilling effect on ongoing innovation and cross-platform competition.
The company is currently under fire from governments and its competitors over privacy, antitrust and freedom of speech.
Report: US regulators move closer to suing Google - The Associated Press
A majority of the five FTC commissioners would have to approve a suit before legal action could proceed.
Counting two earlier fines, the case has wound up costing Microsoft a grand total of €1.64 billion.
State demands tech giant hand over additional documents relating to discussion with attorneys
Simply, this effort appears to be about net neutrality proponents non-transparently gaming the Verizon-Cable Spectrum transaction review process
Alumina called on Google to propose the solutions to the concerns quickly or face formal antitrust investigation and charges.
Open letter: ‘America’s business landscape is scarred with numerous antitrust enforcement actions’