Google Faces Antitrust Probe In India Over AdWords

Law360, New York (May 7, 2012, 6:50 PM EDT) -- India’s antitrust authorities reportedly launched an investigation Monday into allegations that Google Inc.’s advertising operations were anti-competitive, following similar investigations opened by regulators in Argentina, South Korea, Europe and the U.S. 

Secretary of the Competition Commission of India S.L. Bunker told Agence France-Presse that the agency was investigating Google after match-making website filed a complaint with the commission in February over Google’s AdWords. 

Bharatmatrimony’s complaint alleges Google had abused its dominance by engaging in discriminatory and retaliatory practices and asks the Commission to impose remedial...
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