The court postponed the consideration of the appeal of Google's dispute with FAS
The arbitration court of the Moscow district has postponed consideration of the appeal of Google. The information about the dispute with the Federal Antimonopoly Service (FAS) for February 28. About this report Vedomosti with reference to the statement of the representative of the FAS. The decision was taken today at the meeting following consideration of appeal Google.
Previously, in December of 2015, Google has filed a lawsuit to the FAS decision about the imposition of the amount of 438,1 million RUB for violating the Antimonopoly legislation. In March 2016, the court upheld the requirement of Google unsatisfied.
The United States company did not agree with the decision of the court of first instance and in April filed an appeal against the court's decision, but the Ninth appellate court in August confirmed the first instance decision. In October 2016, Google filed an appeal in a dispute with FAS.
In November 2 2016, the FAS approved the second fine of 1 million rubles for Google (500 thousand rubles for Google Inc. and Google Ireland Limited) following consideration of the administrative case of default of instructions about elimination of violations.
The conflict of Google and the FAS continues from February 2015, due to a complaint by Yandex. Antimonopoly service has recognized the Google guilty of violating the competition law.
In October 5 2015, the FAS Russia issued a determination to Google in time to 18 November 2015 to eliminate violations of the law on protection of competition in part of abuse of a dominant position on the market pre-installed app stores in the Android OS.