Mr John Swinson

John Swinson


Tech, Data, Telecoms & Media

Court absolves Google of responsibility for misleading sponsored links
Australia | 07 May 2013

The High Court recently upheld Google's appeal against the Federal Court ruling that the company had breached the Trade Practices Act in relation to advertisements placed by customers of its AdWords programme. In a unanimous decision, the High Court found that Google was not responsible for any misleading and deceptive representations contained in such advertisements.