Some additional thoughts on the General Court’s judgment in Google Android

Author: Dimitrios Katsifis
Published: 05.12.2022
This is the second post on the General Court’s judgment in Google Android (T-604/18) delivered earlier this year (which Google has in the meantime appealed to the Court of Justice). As in the first post (available here), I would like to discuss some issues that caught my attention while reading the judgment, rather than summarize each and every aspect of the ruling. In the first post I focused on the MADA pre-installation conditions, which the Commission had analysed as a form of tying that had the effect of strengthening Google’s dominant position in general search. In this post I would…