Korean Watchdogs Raid Google's Seoul Office: Report

Law360, New York (September 6, 2011, 9:49 PM EDT) -- South Korean antitrust regulators reportedly raided Google Inc.'s Seoul offices Tuesday, several months after local companies complained that the search giant is abusing its dominance by making its search engine the default on Android smartphones.

Members of the Korean Fair Trade Commission visited Google's Seoul branch, though Google itself would not confirm the raid, according to the Financial Times.

In a Tuesday statement, Google said it would “work with the KFTC to address any questions they may have about our business,” the Times said.

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