Google Must Face AdSense Contract Suit In Calif.

Law360, Los Angeles (February 13, 2014, 8:26 PM EST) -- A Texas federal judge on Thursday refused to toss a lawsuit brought against Google Inc. by software company SMS Telecom LLC over the search giant’s allegedly improper termination of SMS's AdSense contract, instead transferring the case to the Northern District of California.

SMS contracted to use Google’s AdSense program to increase revenue from SMS’s websites, using the service to allow other third-party advertisers to purchase space on the sites. In 2011, according to the suit, Google abruptly and without cause canceled SMS’s AdSense account, also failing...
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SMS Telecom LLC v. Google, Inc.


Case Number

6:12-cv-00987

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Texas Eastern

Nature of Suit

Contract: Other

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Leonard Davis

Date Filed

December 21, 2012

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