Google must change search practices and pay more than €2 billion

Tom Webb and Aine Quinn

27 June 2017

Google must change search practices and pay more than €2 billion

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The European Commission has issued a long-awaited decision forcing Google not to discriminate against online shopping rivals that are featured on its search engine, and ordered the company to pay €2.42 billion – the largest fine the enforcer has ever imposed against a single company.