EU To Likely Ask More From Google To Settle Antitrust Probe

Law360, New York (May 28, 2013, 3:13 PM EDT) -- The head of the European Union's antitrust authority said Tuesday that the regulator will likely require further concessions from Google Inc. to resolve concerns that the company has promoted its own search results to the detriment of competitors'.

Addressing the European Parliament, EU competition chief Joaquin Almunia said the European Commission had decided to extend for another month a market test of a proposed settlement of an antitrust probe into Google, which focuses on how the Internet giant treats rival specialized search providers and on certain...
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