Match Can’t Avoid Google Infringement Allegations in Play Store MDL

By Gina Kim (September 6, 2022, 4:29 p.m. EDT) — A California federal judge has refused to dismiss Google’s breach of contract counterclaims against Match Group for using an alternative billing system in violation of Payments Policy from the search giant, concluding that the dating app maker’s arguments in its dismissal offer are based on off-the-record facts.

In a text-only minute order issued on Friday, U.S. District Judge James Donato denied Match Group’s motion to dismiss Google’s breach-of-contract counterclaims stemming from sprawling antitrust litigation against the tech giant. , which is accused of dominating the app distribution market by requiring developers to distribute their apps through Google…

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