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Google rejects EU competition allegations

Friday 28 August 2015 | 08:56 CET | News
Google has rejected the European Commission's allegations of violations of competition law by the search engine in the comparison shopping market. Google had until 31 August to reply to the EC's statement of objections submitted in April. Google's general counsel Kent Walker provided a summary of the company's position in a blog post, saying the EC's "preliminary conclusions are wrong as a matter of fact, law, and economics". Google disputes the EC claim that it diverts traffic away from other shopping services, saying the EC does not take into account the wider competition in the market from

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Companies: European Commission / Google
Countries: Europe
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