Google close to settling US investigation for accepting ads from online pharmacies

Google Inc is close to settling a US criminal investigation into allegations it made money by accepting ads from online pharmacies that break US laws, says a media report.

Attributing to a source, The Wall Street Journal reported, “Google is close to settling a US criminal investigation into allegations it made hundreds of millions of dollars by accepting ads from online pharmacies that break US laws.”

Earlier this week, Google had disclosed that it has set aside USD 500 million to potentially resolve a case with the Justice Department.

Google said the amount was set aside in connection with the potential resolution of an investigation by the Justice Department into the use of Google advertising by certain advertisers.

The report said that federal investigation has examined whether Google knowingly accepted ads from online pharmacies, based in Canada and elsewhere, that violated US laws.

profile image

About eMinds Legal

eMinds Legal

eMinds Legal is a Corporate Law Firm based in Gurgaon, India specializing in Corporate Legal, Corporate Secretarial and Compliance. The Firm comprises of a team of Corporate Lawyers and Company Secretaries with in-depth subject matter knowledge and participative industry experience of over 15 years.

23 responses to “Google close to settling US investigation for accepting ads from online pharmacies”

  1. Enrique says:

    I have learn some good stuff here. Certainly worth bookmarking for revisiting.
    I wonder how so much effort you set to create this kind of great
    informative site.

  2. Lynelle says:

    I do not even understand how I finished up right here, but I thought this publish used to be great.
    I do not understand who you are however definitely you are going to a well-known blogger should you are not already.

  3. Jayme says:

    whoah this blog is fantastic i like studying your posts. Stay up the great work!
    You understand, lots of individuals are hunting round for this information, you can aid
    them greatly.

  4. Juan says:

    Hello! Do you use Twitter? I’d like to follow you if that would be okay.
    I’m undoubtedly enjoying your blog and look forward to new updates.

  5. Tosha says:

    Hi there it’s me, I am also visiting this site on a regular basis, this site is truly nice and the visitors are really sharing good thoughts.

  6. Hollie says:

    Oh my goodness! Incredible article dude! Thank you so much,
    However I am having troubles with your RSS.
    I don’t understand why I can’t subscribe to it.
    Is there anyone else having identical RSS issues?
    Anyone that knows the answer will you kindly respond?

  7. Brenda says:

    Do you mind if I quote a couple of your articles
    as long as I provide credit and sources back to your blog?
    My website is in the exact same niche as yours and my visitors would genuinely benefit from some
    of the information you provide here. Please let me know if
    this okay with you. Cheers!

  8. Ignacio says:

    You ought to be a part of a contest for one of the best blogs on the net.

    I will highly recommend this website!

  9. Kathrin says:

    This paragraph is really a good one it assists new
    the web people, who are wishing for blogging.

  10. Jill says:

    I am sure this paragraph has touched all the internet viewers, its really really fastidious article on building up new

  11. Stefan says:

    Simply desire to say your article is as amazing. The clarity in your post
    is just nice and i could assume you are an expert
    on this subject. Fine with your permission allow me to grab your feed to keep up to date with forthcoming post.
    Thanks a million and please continue the gratifying work.

  12. Tia says:

    Spot on with this write-up, I actually feel this web site needs a great deal more attention. I’ll probably be
    back again to read through more, thanks for the information!

  13. Eliza says:

    Hey there would you mind letting me know which hosting company you’re
    using? I’ve loaded your blog in 3 different internet
    browsers and I must say this blog loads a lot quicker then most.
    Can you suggest a good hosting provider at a honest price?
    Kudos, I appreciate it!

  14. Nelle says:

    Hmm is anyone else having problems with the pictures on this blog loading?
    I’m trying to determine if its a problem on my end or if it’s
    the blog. Any responses would be greatly appreciated.

  15. Akilah says:

    This design is wicked! You obviously know how to keep a
    reader amused. Between your wit and your videos, I was almost moved to start my own blog (well, almost…HaHa!) Wonderful job.
    I really loved what you had to say, and more than that, how you presented it.
    Too cool!

  16. Chauncey says:

    What’s up, all the time i used to check website posts
    here in the early hours in the morning, because i love to gain knowledge of more and more.

  17. Floy says:

    This is a very good tip particularly to those new to the blogosphere.
    Simple but very accurate information… Thanks for sharing this
    one. A must read post!

  18. Erik says:

    Hi there colleagues, its fantastic post about cultureand fully explained, keep it up all the time.

  19. Luciana says:

    Hi! I could have sworn I’ve been to this site before but after going through many of the
    posts I realized it’s new to me. Regardless, I’m certainly delighted I found it and I’ll be book-marking it
    and checking back often!

  20. Donette says:

    Hello colleagues, how is everything, and what you want to say regarding this post,
    in my view its actually remarkable for me.

  21. Cole says:

    I am actually thankful to the holder of this web page who
    has shared this impressive piece of writing at at this

  22. Margart says:

    Attractive section of content. I just stumbled upon your blog and in accession capital to assert that I acquire actually enjoyed account your blog posts.
    Any way I’ll be subscribing to your feeds and even I achievement you access consistently fast.

  23. Leonie says:

    Awesome site you have here but I was curious about if you knew
    of any forums that cover the same topics discussed here?
    I’d really like to be a part of online community where
    I can get feedback from other experienced people that share the
    same interest. If you have any suggestions, please let me know.
    Thank you!

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

India’s Leading Compliance Software

India’s Leading Compliance Software

Get A Demo Today !

Corporate Law Referencer

Corporate Law Referencer

Corporate Law Referencer

Recent Articles

Recent Legal updates

Recent Gst Updates