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Google, Texas antitrust case over ad technology gets first day in Plano court

By Mike Swift and Dave Perera
  • 04 Feb 2021 15:24
  • 04 Feb 2021 15:24
Lawyers for Google, Texas and nine other states had their first in-person skirmish in a US federal courthouse today over antitrust litigation filed against the Internet giant’s display advertising-technology business, with early signs suggesting a fast-moving case that will stay in the Texas court.

The preliminary hearing before US District Judge Sean D.

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Mike Swift

Chief Global Digital Risk Correspondent


Mike Swift is an award-winning journalist who has been at the forefront of covering data, privacy and cybersecurity regulatory news for more than a decade. As the Chief Global Digital Risk Correspondent for MLex, in addition to reporting, he coordinates MLex’s worldwide coverage in the practice area. Formerly chief Internet reporter for the San Jose Mercury News and SiliconValley.com, Mike has covered Google, Facebook, Apple, Microsoft, Twitter and other tech companies and has closely tracked technology and regulatory trends in Silicon Valley. He has wide ranging expertise from the business of professional sports to computer-assisted reporting. A former John S. Knight Fellow at Stanford University, he is a graduate of Colby College.

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