John Paczkowski

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DOJ Probing Google-ITA deal

The Department of Justice’s second request for information about Google’s proposed acquisition of ITA Software has evolved into a full-fledged investigation. Sources say the agency has opened an antitrust probe into the $700 million deal. Its purpose: To determine whether or not it might disadvantage potential rivals by cutting off their access to ITA’s software or unfairly promoting Google’s own travel services.