U.S. Senate Hearing on "The Power of Google: Serving Consumers or Threatening Competition", Sep 21

A US Senate subcommittee will conduct a hearing in September on Google's search/business practices."The Senate Committee on the Judiciary has scheduled a hearing of the Subcommittee on Antitrust, Competition Policy and Consumer Rights entitled "The Power of Google: Serving Consumers or Threatening Competition?" for Wednesday, September 21, 2011, at 2:00 p.m. in Room 226 of […]

A US Senate subcommittee will conduct a hearing in September on Google's search/business practices.

"The Senate Committee on the Judiciary has scheduled a hearing of the Subcommittee on Antitrust, Competition Policy and Consumer Rights entitled "The Power of Google: Serving Consumers or Threatening Competition?" for Wednesday, September 21, 2011, at 2:00 p.m. in Room 226 of the Dirksen Senate Office Building.

Chairman Kohl to preside.

By order of the Chairman."

Also, note that the live webcast will be available via the Senate Judiciary Committee's website.

The witness list hasn't been posted there yet, but this is presumably the hearing at which Eric Schmidt has agreed to testify.

Senator Herb Kohl, chairman of the Subcommittee on Antitrust, Competition Policy and Consumer Rights, will preside over the hearing.

The live webcast will be available here:

[Source:United States Sentat]