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EU regulators tell Google to improve compliance with consumer protection regulations

Monday 26 July 2021 | 16:25 CET | News
Google needs to work harder at living up to consumer protection rules in the EU, according to a study by the Dutch authority ACM and its Belgian counterpart the Economic Inspection. On behalf of the Consumer Protection Cooperation Network operated with the European Commission, the national regulators investigated several Google services, including the search engine and Play Store. Their work found Google lacking in several areas, and recommendations for improvement were drawn up. If Google does not implement the changes in the coming months, the company may face sanctions including fines. 

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Companies: Google
Countries: Europe
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