US sues Google to break up ad-technology unit in heated antitrust fight

Google said in blog post that the lawsuit "attempts to pick winners and losers in the highly competitive advertising technology sector

Leah Nylen | Bloomberg Bloomberg

The Justice Department’s complaint also seeks damages from Google for allegedly overcharging federal government agencies, such as the US Army, that purchased online ads

The US Justice Department and eight states sued Alphabet Inc.’s Google, calling for the break up of the search giant’s ad-technology business over alleged illegal monopolization of the digital adverti

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First Published: Jan 25 2023 | 6:54 AM IST

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