What Should You Do When The FTC Calls About Google?
September 2, 2011, 12:23 PM EDT
Law360, New York (September 2, 2011, 12:23 PM EDT) -- On June 24, 2011, Google confirmed that the U.S. Federal Trade Commission opened a formal antitrust investigation against it. While the scope of the investigation has yet to be announced publicly, the FTC is likely investigating to determine whether Google has used its dominance in Internet search and advertising to stifle competition, and whether Google's actions cause harm to consumers.
What is the FTC going to do now and why does this matter?
As part of its investigation, it is not only highly likely the FTC...