Google Gets Green Light For Quick Appeal In $2B Ads Suit

By Hailey Konnath (May 3, 2022, 8:39 PM EDT) -- A California federal judge on Monday gave Google permission to appeal a decision refusing to dismiss a proposed class action claiming the company raked in more than $2 billion from unauthorized advertisements, finding that Google had pointed to novel questions of law for the Ninth Circuit to consider.

U.S. District Judge Edward J. Davila granted Google's motion for certification of interlocutory appeal of his September 2021 order in favor of plaintiff websites, finding that Google had pointed to controlling questions of law that affect the case's outcome. And there are substantial grounds for a difference of opinion on the matters, the...

Stay ahead of the curve

In the legal profession, information is the key to success. You have to know what’s happening with clients, competitors, practice areas, and industries. Law360 provides the intelligence you need to remain an expert and beat the competition.

  • Access to case data within articles (numbers, filings, courts, nature of suit, and more.)
  • Access to attached documents such as briefs, petitions, complaints, decisions, motions, etc.
  • Create custom alerts for specific article and case topics and so much more!


Hello! I'm Law360's automated support bot.

How can I help you today?

For example, you can type:
  • I forgot my password
  • I took a free trial but didn't get a verification email
  • How do I sign up for a newsletter?
Ask a question!