The US District Court for the Northern District of California dismisses an antitrust claim for lack of proof of both the conduct and the injury (Google)

Two recent victories for Google in the United States* On 20 February 2015 a federal judge in California dismissed an antitrust lawsuit against Google alleging that it violated antitrust laws by requiring makers of Android tablets and smartphones to designate Google as the default search engine on the aforementioned devices. The plaintiffs alleged that the Sherman Act, the Clayton Act and California’s Cartwright Act were violated by Google by requiring manufacturers such as

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  • DLA Piper Weiss-Tessbach (Vienna)

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Nicole Daniel, The US District Court for the Northern District of California dismisses an antitrust claim for lack of proof of both the conduct and the injury (Google), 20 February 2015, e-Competitions Bulletin February 2015, Art. N° 72176

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