Google PPC Settlement

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A US state judge has recently approved a $90m settlement from Google for its involvement in click fraud scams. The decision came about after legal action from Lane’s Gifts and Collectibles, which progressed into a class action suit from over 70 other sources. Google’s involvement came when the company was accused by several of their… Read more »

Australian lawsuit over sponsored results

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We’ve known for ages that many users can’t tell the difference between Sponsored Results and Organic Results on Google, now it appears that the Australian Consumer and Competition Commission (ACCC) can’t either. They are taking legal action alleging deceptive conduct over its sponsored links. Their general complaint seems to be that Google doesn’t do enough… Read more »