Google Seeks Dismissal of Ad Practices Suit

Google Seeks Dismissal of Ad Practices Suit
Copyright ANDREW KELLY/Reuters
By Dow Jones & Company
Share this article
Share this articleClose Button

Alphabet Inc.’s Google asked a federal judge Friday to dismiss an antitrust lawsuit brought by Texas and more than a dozen state attorneys general , arguing that they failed to show the search giant’s digital advertising practices were anticompetitive.

Google said that the states’ complaint focused on outdated conduct that didn’t preclude competition and that the practices were largely abandoned as the company’s ad-tech business evolved. It rebutted Texas’s allegations that its product changes violated antitrust laws, emphasizing how they improved competition and benefited publishers and advertisers.

Want the whole story?
Read the full article for free on the Wall Street Journal

Continue on
Share this article

You might also like