Stock Photo Co. Gets One Shot At Google Antitrust Suit

Law360, San Francisco (September 6, 2018, 5:38 PM EDT) -- A California federal judge on Thursday said he will give stock photography company LLC one shot at a sprawling antitrust suit alleging Google LLC stifles access to Dreamstime's images in search results, giving it the option to amend its complaint before he rules on a dismissal bid or submit the filing knowing "that would be it."

U.S. District Judge William Alsup heard about an hour of argument on Google's motion to dismiss Dreamstime's suit alleging its stock images were intentionally ranked below those of rivals such Shutterstock — which struck a partnership deal with Google. Dreamstime also alleged breach of...

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