GOOGLE has been selling off the top rankings on its search engine results to commercial partners, rather than sorting them by relevance as it claims to, a Sydney court has heard.
The Australian Consumer and Competition Commission (ACCC) is taking world-first legal action in the Federal Court against Google Inc over allegedly deceptive conduct related to sponsored links on its websites.
Msg#: 3446109 posted 2:47 am on Sep 11, 2007 (gmt 0)
As an Aussie, its pretty embarrasing really. The ACCC can't even understand the petrol pricing process - let alone get their heads around how search engines operate... and yet they are taking Google to court.