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  1. Google Told to Fix 4 Areas in Search, Advertising to End Antitrust Inquiry

    European antitrust chiefs are offering Google a chance to end the 18-month investigation into alleged monopoly abuses by the company. Senators Herb Kohl and Mike Lee, both of whom last year were involved in a hearing with Eric Schmidt, Google's...

  2. 'The Power of Google' Senate Hearing is Must Watch TV Today

    People should be watching the Senate Subcommittee on Antitrust, Competition Policy and Consumer Rights hearing on "The Power of Google: Serving Consumers or Threatening Competition? Regardless, Google has prepared its own website, Facts about...

  3. It's Official: Microsoft and Yahoo! Finally Strike Search Deal

    Expect Google to lobby against the deal, but keep in mind that Christine Varney, Assistant AG at DOJ Antitrust is on record saying she wants to go after Google for antitrust issues. She has also said that Microsoft antitrust issues are, like, so...

  4. Google CEO Affirms Stance on Independent Yahoo

    Despite the partnership being non-exclusive, the Justice Department formally opened their antitrust investigation into the matter earlier this month. Of course, Google is facing its own anti-competitive issues with its recently announced search...

  5. Search Headlines & Links: March 11, 2008

    The $3.1 billion deal went through despite concerns over privacy and antitrust issues. Google Plays Down Paid Search Decline; Seeks Display Ad DominanceEver since news broke about a slowdown in growth of paid click advertising, Google's stock has...

  6. EU Approves Google DoubleClick Deal

    The $3.1 billion deal went through despite concerns over privacy and antitrust issues. Last December, the US Federal Trade Commission approved the deal, providing momentum for today's decision. Penry Price, Google VP Advertising Sales, said this...

  7. FTC approves Google's acquisition of DoubleClick

    The FTC's investigation focused on antitrust issues, and in its clearance opinion released today, explicitly rejected any current or potential competition concerns. But privacy is not an antitrust issue, so it was not relevant to the investigation...

  8. Copyright Law: What Search Marketers Should Know (Part 2)

    An Antitrust Analysis of GOOG-DCLK Deal: Search Ads Vs Contextual Ads Vs Display Ads, paidContent The DMCA take down notice is a pretty simple and straightforward process for both us and search marketers," says Eve Chaurand-Fraser, legal corporate...