A small group of attorney general investigates whether Google violated antitrust or consumer protection laws, Bloomberg said Friday citing unnamed sources. However, it is unclear whether their preliminary investigations will lead to legal action.
Google did not immediately respond to a request for comment, but told Bloomberg that privacy and security were integrated into its products.
Attorney General's on political issues, "a Google spokeswoman told Bloomberg.
Last September, former US Attorney General Jeff Sessions met with Attorney Generals to discuss whether Google and Facebook mightAccording to Bloomberg, after the meeting, civil servants reportedly formed a task force dealing with problems in the technology industry, but after the meetings had been shelved in November, their plan to prosecute the Ministry of Justice was lifted [1