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REPORT: Google Faces Record 3 Billion Euro EU Antitrust Fine

Reuters | Kelly Chen | Posted 01.17.2017 | Business

LONDON (Reuters) - Google faces a record antitrust fine of around 3 billion euros ($3.4 billion) from the European Commission in the coming weeks, Br...

Dana Liebelson

Google Sues Mississippi Attorney General, Alleging Internet Censorship | Dana Liebelson | Posted 12.19.2014 | Politics

Google is taking an attorney general to court on the grounds that his actions could threaten the freedom of the Internet. The tech giant sued Missi...

Google: Email Users Have 'No Legitimate Expectation Of Privacy' When Emailing Someone On Gmail

The Huffington Post | Braden Goyette | Posted 08.14.2013 | Technology

(See correction below) Google doesn't believe that people can reasonably expect their emails to stay private when emailing a Gmail user, even if th...

Apple, Google Won't Face Lawsuit.. Yet

Reuters | Posted 06.05.2013 | Technology

* Judge signals could still certify case * Adobe, Intel, Intuit, Lucasfilm, Pixar also defendants By Jonathan Stempel ...

Is Google Hiding Pivotal Documents in Key Antitrust Investigation? That's Right, You're Not From Texas

Chris Castle | Posted 08.07.2012 | Media
Chris Castle

Since General Abbott's prescient antitrust investigation of Google appears to have preceded them, both European and U.S. antitrust investigators will probably be very interested in the success of Google's privilege argument in Texas for a simple reason.

Tech Masters: Google Versus the World

Greg Voakes | Posted 08.06.2012 | Technology
Greg Voakes

As Android products have seen an increasing rise in popularity, the open-sourced platform has also seen a sharp climb in the number of lawsuits from companies alleging that Android's developer, Google, has taken too many liberties with what software it considers to be "fair use."

WATCH: Can Google Autocomplete Hurt Your Job Search?

HuffPost Weird News | David Moye | Posted 03.27.2012 | Technology

Google's unofficial motto is reportedly "Don't be evil," but a Japanese man believes otherwise and has convinced a judge to order the search engine to...

Thomas Genshaft PC, Aspen Law Firm, Files Class-Action Suit Against Google

The Aspen TImes | Rick Carroll | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

ASPEN -- An Aspen law firm has filed a class-action complaint on behalf of millions of Google e-mail users, alleging the Internet host violated their ...

Canada Questions Google's Data Collection

Reuters | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology

Canada has launched a probe into Google Inc as legal problems escalate surrounding the search engine's disclosure that it collected private data while...

Steinbeck And Guthrie Families Now Support Google Books

The New York Times | Motoko Rich | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

The families of the author John Steinbeck and the musician Woody Guthrie, which previously opposed the proposed Google Book settlement that would crea...

Why Google Bothered to Appeal a $761 Small Claims Case (and Won)

Aaron Greenspan | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Aaron Greenspan

There is no law explicitly stating so, but there was no need for Google to behave in as draconian a manner as it did throughout the entire process of investigating the circumstances surrounding my AdSense account termination.

Why I Sued Google (and Won) [Updated]

Aaron Greenspan | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Aaron Greenspan

With a single click, a faceless Google employee decided that my company's membership in the AdSense program "posed a significant risk to our AdWords advertisers," and the account was disabled with no warning.

Why Europeans Can't Have Gmail

ABC News | Michael S. Malone | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

To paraphrase Carl von Clausewitz, economic war is also politics by other means -- especially in the European Union. As you may have read this week, ...