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Leading antitrust lawyers from Williams & Connolly and Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati have taken up Google’s defense against an antitrust lawsuit that has set the stage for a clash in court between the U.S. Justice Department and one of the world’s wealthiest companies.

After an extensive investigation spanning more than a year, the Justice Department on Tuesday filed an antitrust lawsuit against Google alleging that the tech giant has unlawfully maintained a monopoly in search and search advertising.

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C. Ryan Barber

C. Ryan Barber, based in Washington, covers government affairs and regulatory compliance. Contact him at [email protected]. On Twitter: @cryanbarber

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