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Google has found that YouTube videos are promoted to competitors like Facebook that host the same content



March 20, 2019 – Google fined GBP 1.27 billion for violating EU competition law

July 18, 2018 – The EU antitrust authorities have fined Google $ 5 billion (GBP 3.8 billion / EUR 4.3 billion) after three years of investigation.

June 27, 2017 – The EU fined Google $ 2.84 billion (GBP 2.1 billion / EUR 2.42 billion) for frustrating shopping comparison sites.

July 14, 2016 – The EU is bringing another charge against Google's shopping service. The company is also accused of preventing third parties using its Adsense product from displaying search ads from Google competitors – a third case against the company.

April 20, 2016 – The EU sends a fee sheet to Google describing the company's anti-competitive practices in relation to manufacturers of Android smartphones and apps.

April 15, 2015 – The EU accuses Google of blocking competitors from its shopping service.

September 2014 – Joaquin Almunia says he can't complete the Google case until his mandate ends in October.

May 2014 – Joaquin Almunia, then EU Commissioner for Competition, says that complainant feedback will be crucial to determine whether he accepts Google's concessions.

February 5, 2014 – Google improves its concessions related to online search.

2013 – The FairSearch lobby group is submitting a complaint to the European Commission about Google's Android business practices.

April 25, 2013 – The EU is asking rivals and users for feedback on Google's concessions.

April 3, 2013 – Google offers concessions related to online search and its AdSense advertising network to address concerns about competition in the EU without admitting misconduct.

November 30, 2010 – The European Commission opens an investigation into allegations that Google has abused its dominant position in online search after 18 complaints.

November 3, 2009 – The UK price comparison website Foundem complains to the European Commission about Google's online search.

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