This site would like to set some non-essential temporary cookies. Some cookies we use are essential to make our site work.
Others such as Google Analytics help us to improve the site or provide additional but non-essential features to you.
No behavioural or tracking cookies are used.
To change your consent settings, read about the cookies we set and your privacy, please see our Privacy Policy



Digital Business Lawyer

The European Commissionís decision in the Google Shopping case: analysis and implications

The European Commissionís (ĎECí) decision to fine Google for having abused its market dominance in respect of its Google Shopping service has attracted plenty of media attention, particularly due to the record-breaking size of the fine. Here, Jonathan Cornthwaite, Partner and Head of Competition Law at Wedlake Bell LLP, assesses the legal aspects of the ECís decision and what can be learned from the ECís investigation. Jonathan also goes on to discuss whether the case sets a precedent and the kind of alterations to Google Shopping that might be expected as a result of the decision.

Sign up for a free trial for a weekís access to the entire latest issue of the journal
You must be logged in and have an active full subscription to view full articles.
Log in now
If you are not already a subscriber, take a subscription for full access to our entire online archives.
Subscribe

Search Publication Archives



Our publication archives contain all of our articles, dating back to 1999.
Canít find what you are looking for?
Try an Advanced Search

Log in to digital business lawyer
Subscribe to digital business lawyer
Register for a Free Trial to digital business lawyer
E-Law Alerts
digital business lawyer Pricing

Social Media

Follow digital business lawyer on Twitterdigital business lawyer on LinkedIndigital business lawyer RSS Feed