By Cynthia Harvey | Article Published October 16, 2012
The search giant could face a fine if it refuses to make the requested changes.
FTC Wins Judgment Against Fake Anti-Virus Scammers, Takes on Tech Support Scammers
By Cynthia Harvey | Article Published October 04, 2012
Courts fined one scareware firm $163 million and froze the assets of several others.
Tags: FTC, Tech Support, antivirus, court, fine, scams
Microsoft Likely to Face EU Fine Soon
By Cynthia Harvey | Article Published September 27, 2012
The company has admitted that it forgot to include a "browser ballot" in Windows 7 service pack 1.
Tags: Google, Microsoft, browser, Windows 7, EU, fine
Oracle Pays $2 Million SEC Fine to Settle India Corruption Case
By Datamation.com Staff | Article Published August 17, 2012
An Indian subsidiary set up a $2.2 million slush fund, presumably used for bribery or embezzlement.
Tags: Oracle, SEC, India, fine
Google Pays $22.5 Million to Settle Apple Safari Privacy Charges
By Datamation.com Staff | Article Published August 10, 2012
This is the largest fine the FTC has ever imposed for violating one of its orders.
Tags: Google, Apple, privacy, Safari, FTC, settlement, fine
Microsoft May See $7.4B Antitrust Fine
By Datamation.com Staff | Article Published July 17, 2012
The company did not comply with the terms of an EU settlement that required Microsoft to make it easy to choose alternative browsers.
Tags: Microsoft, browser, European Commission, antitrust, fine
EU Court Rejects Microsoft Antitrust Appeal, But Shaves 4 Percent off its Fine
By Datamation.com Staff | Article Published June 27, 2012
Microsoft will pay $1.1 billion for violating antitrust regulations.
Tags: Microsoft, server, EU, antitrust, fine
Google Fined by FCC for Impeding Street View Probe
By Datamation.com Staff | Article Published April 16, 2012
The agency says Google didn't illegally collect data, but it also didn't cooperate in the investigation.
Tags: Google, FCC, Street View, fine