Google, EU Antitrust Talks Continue With No Deal Yet

Law360, New York (December 5, 2012, 5:29 PM EST) -- Europe's antitrust chief said Wednesday that regulators were still working with Google Inc. in an effort to resolve concerns that the company has abused its dominant position in the online search market, but that a formal agreement had not been reached.

The search giant submitted concessions in July in an effort to avoid EU antitrust fines for allegedly favoring its own services in search results. Under EU antitrust laws, Google could face billions in penalties if violations are found.

Competition Commissioner Joaquin Almunia said in July...
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