Progress

Current status
under investigation
19 Jan 2023 under investigation
04 Jan 2023 under appeal
20 Oct 2022 under investigation
16 Apr 2019 under deliberation

Scope

Implementers
India
Policy Area
Competition
Policy Instrument
Unilateral conduct regulation
Regulated Economic Activity
platform intermediary: user-generated content
Government Branch
judiciary
executive
Government Body
supreme court
court
competition authority
Implementation Level
national

Timeline of events

19 Jan 2023
under investigation

Supreme court denies Google's request to block CCI cease and desist order for abuse of dominance (Android)

On 19 January 2023, the Supreme Court of India (SC) denied Google's request to block the cease and desist order by the Competition Commission of India (CCI). However, the SC did extend the enforcement period of the CCI order by one week. The matter …

Source
Event type investigation
Action type interim ruling
Government branch judiciary
Government body supreme court
04 Jan 2023
under appeal

Appeals court grants appeal but denies Google's request to block CCI cease and desist order for abuse of dominance (Android)

On 4 January 2023, the India National Company Law Appellate Tribunal denied Google's request to block the cease and desist order by the Competition Commission of India (CCI) (Case Number 1/ND/2023). The Tribunal noted that no urgency was shown in th…

Source
Event type investigation
Action type appeal
Government branch judiciary
Government body court
20 Oct 2022
under investigation

CCI fines Google for abuse of dominance regarding the Android Mobile Operating System

On 20 October 2022, the Competition Commission of India (CCI) fined Google INR 1337.76 crore (USD 162 million) and issued a cease and desist order for reportedly abusing its dominant position in a number of markets through its Android Mobile Operati…

Source
Event type investigation
Action type interim ruling
Government branch executive
Government body competition authority
16 Apr 2019
under deliberation

Opened CCI investigation into Google's alleged abuse of dominance regarding the Android Mobile Operating System

On 16 April 2019, the Competition Commission of India (CCI) opened an investigation concerning the alleged anti-competitive conduct of Google in abusing its dominant market position in mobile operating systems related markets. Specifically, the affe…

Source
Event type investigation
Action type announcement
Government branch executive
Government body competition authority