Tag Archives: antitrust

ClickThrough Marketing Blog Image

European Commission may push ahead with Google antitrust action

The European Commission looks set to move forward with a regulatory crackdown on Google over alleged antitrust issues: despite its equivalent US body clearing the Internet giant of search bias last week. Joaquin Almunia, from the EC, remains adamant that Google unfairly ranks its own products – such as news, maps and shopping – higher […]

ClickThrough Marketing Blog Image

FTC clears Google of search bias after two-year antitrust probe

Search giant Google has been cleared of antitrust allegations and search bias by the Federal Trade Commission in the US. The company was investigated for two years following allegations it gave its own products and services preferential positions in its search results, and stifled the rankings of competing products and services. The FTC agreed that […]

ClickThrough Marketing Blog Image

FTC wavering over Google action?

The Federal Trade Commission’s proposed antitrust case against Internet giant’s Google has started to crumble according to a new report. Bloomberg have reported that sources have told them the U.S. regulators are now wavering over whether they can prove Google’s system of ranking search results truly ‘hurts’ the consumer. The FTC and European Commission were […]

Get in touch - we'd love to hear from you!

Get in touch now to talk to our trusted, Google-qualified digital marketing experts.

Do you have a Brief / RFP you wish to upload?

(2mb size limit)

 I would like to receive your occasional newsletter

Please leave this field empty.