Anti-trust case against Google in India goes to appeal

NEW DELHI/MUMBAI (Reuters) – Google has appealed against a ruling by India’s competition watchdog that found it guilty of “search bias”, while the website that brought the case also challenged the outcome, complaining the online search giant had got off too lightly.

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Google appeals against Rs 136 crore fine imposed by CCI – Times of India

NEW DELHI: Online search giant Google has filed an appeal at the National Company Law Appellate Tribunal (NCLAT) against a judgment from India’s competition watchdog that found it guilty of “search bias”, two sources aware of the matter told Reuters. The appeal was filed on Monday, one of the sources said.

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Qualcomm is fined for anti-competitive practices-again

THE tech industry hardly needs another reminder that trustbusters are on its case. But the European Commission is always happy to oblige. On January 24th Europe’s executive body slapped a penalty of €1bn ($1.2bn) on Qualcomm, one of the world’s largest chip-designers, for abusing its dominance in baseband processors, a critical component in mobile phones.

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CCI slaps fine on two Gujarat chemists associations – ET HealthWorld

New Delhi: Clamping down on unfair trade practices in pharma business, the Competition Commission has imposed a total penalty of over Rs 12 lakh on two Gujarat- based chemists groupings. The two associations are Chemists and Druggists Association of Baroda ( CDAB) and Federation of Gujarat State Chemists & Druggists Association.

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