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- Oct 14, 2019
The U.S Government has initiated legal action against the tech giant for alleged unfair business practices and other illegal activities. The antitrust lawsuit claims that Google engaged in a massive conspiracy to deny their competitors access to contracts with companies that Google does business with in order to maintain its seach engine hegemony.
Google representitives for their part, are denouncing the lawsuit as "deeply flaw" and are ready to face litigation. It remains to be seen if the DoJ will try to push for the dismantling of the Alphabet Inc. subsidiary.