EU Fines Google A Record €2.4B Over Search Practices

Law360, Fort Wayne (June 27, 2017, 6:04 AM EDT) -- The European Union’s antitrust regulator on Tuesday imposed a record €2.4 billion ($2.7 billion) fine on Google over allegations that the tech giant violated the bloc’s antitrust laws by steering users toward its own comparison-shopping service in searches.

European Union Commissioner for Competition Margrethe Vestager speaks at EU headquarters in Brussels on Tuesday about the commission's record fine against Google over its online shopping service. (AP) The European Commission said it would require Google Inc. to change the way its search engine works to come into...
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