Fearing a protracted legal battle, damage to its reputation/brand and perhaps even to its stock price, Google abruptly pulled out of the proposed Yahoo paid search deal. It was revealed at the time that the US Justice Department was planning to file an action against the deal. Now in an interview in AmLaw Daily, the attorney spearheading the potential case against Google, Sanford Litvack discusses what happened.
Here are some excerpts from the article/interview:
"We were going to file the complaint at a certain time during the day," says Litvack, who rejoins Hogan & Hartson today. [...]
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