France fines Google €500m over publication rights

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Google must present a remuneration offer, or face a recurring €900,000 fine every day

France's competition authority has fined Google €500m (£427m) for failing to negotiate paid deal with news publishers over the use of their copyrighted content. In its ruling, Autorité de la Con...

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