US preparing antitrust probe of Google: Report  Livemint

San Francisco: The US Department of Justice is preparing an antitrust investigation of Internet titan Google, the Wall Street Journal reported on Friday. The Journal cited unnamed sources close to the matter as saying the department would look into Google practices related to web search and other businesses. Justice department officials share antitrust oversight with the Federal Trade Commission, which conducted a wide-ranging investigation of its own into Alphabet-owned Google that ended in 2013 with no action taken. Google did not immediately respond to a request for comment. A new invest...

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A new investigation would come as backlash grows against major tech companies that dominate key segments of the online economy.Google continues to face pressure around the world from regulatorsA new investigation would come as backlash grows against major tech companies that dominate key segments of the online economy.Google continues to face pressure around the world from regulators

US preparing antitrust probe of Google: Report

One source said the potential investigation, first reported by the Wall Street Journal, focused on accusations that Google gave preference to its own businesses in searches.One source said the potential investigation, first reported by the Wall Street Journal, focused on accusations that Google gave preference to its own businesses in searches.

U.S. Justice Department preps to investigate Google to see if it broke antitrust law: source - National | Globalnews.ca

The U.S. Justice Department is reportedly planning to launch an antitrust investigation into Google.The U.S. Justice Department is reportedly planning to launch an antitrust investigation into Google.

The US Justice Department has taken early steps towards opening a federal antitrust investigation into Google, according to three people familiar with the matter, marking a new chapter in the tech giant’s troubles with regulators around the world who contend the company is too large and threatens rivals and consumers.The US Justice Department has taken early steps towards opening a federal antitrust investigation into Google, according to three people familiar with the matter, marking a new chapter in the tech

US government preparing potential investigation into Google over its monopoly on competition | The Independent

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The Justice Department is preparing an investigation into Google’s business practices, including those related to its search function, the Wall Street Journal reported Friday.The Justice Department is preparing an investigation into Google’s business practices, including those related to its search function, the Wall Street Journal reported Friday.

DOJ preparing antitrust investigation into Google

Google may soon face an antitrust investigation from the US Department of Justice pertaining to its search business and potentially other aspects of the company’s sprawling software and services empire, according to a late Friday evening report from The Wall Street Journal. The DOJ is said to have spent the past few weeks preparing for the probe, which could be a broad evaluation of the company for antitrust violations across its entire business.The DOJ is said to have spent the past few weeks preparing for the probe

Google is facing an imminent antitrust investigation from the US Justice Department - The Verge

According to the Wall Street Journal, Google is being investigated by the US Department of Justice for anti-competitive behavior in search and other businesses.According to the Wall Street Journal, Google is being investigated by the US Department of Justice for anti-competitive behavior in search and other businesses.

The U.S. Justice Department is reportedly investigating Google for antitrust violations | Windows Central

The Justice Department and the Federal Trade Commission could be looking at accusations Google gives preference to its own businesses in searchesThe Justice Department and the Federal Trade Commission could be looking at accusations Google gives preference to its own businesses in searches

Report: US to Launch Google Antitrust Inquiry

The Justice Department is preparing an investigation to determine whether the tech giant broke antitrust law.The Justice Department is preparing an investigation to determine whether the tech giant broke antitrust law.

DOJ Preparing Google Antitrust Probe, Sources Say | HuffPost

Google risks falling under scrutiny again as the US Department of Justice (DOJ) gears up to investigate the IT giant after studying its ads and search policies, new reports say.Google risks falling under scrutiny again as the US Department of Justice (DOJ) gears up to investigate the IT giant after studying its ads and search policies, new reports say.

US government preparing to launch antitrust probe into Google – reports — RT USA News

After years of little oversight, US antitrust authorities are reportedly turning their attention to Google, and according to the Wall Street Journal‘s sources has been working for some weeks on the case. The focus for the case is not known. In Europe Google was convicted of abusing their monopoly position in Search, Android and Advertising, […]

WSJ: Google to face an antitrust probe by US Department of Justice - MSPoweruser

WSJ: Google to face an antitrust probe by US Department of Justice - MSPoweruser

The Department of Justice is reportedly preparing a new antitrust investigation against Google over its advertising and search businesses.

Google Could Be Facing a New Antitrust Investigation in the U.S. - Thurrott.com