The State Office of Public Prosecutor of the State of Texas has asked search engine Google to open the formula of calculation of quotations on the advertising within the limits of anti-monopoly investigation, opened concerning by Google.
As explains The Wall Street Journal, thus the Office of Public Prosecutor has specified the inquiry made in September of last year. During the investigation it should be found out, whether the most popular searcher in the World has broken the anti-monopoly law.
The inquiry of the Texas Office of Public Prosecutor, apparently, is connected with investigation of activity Google in the advertising market which has been begun by Euro-commission in February, 2010. Competitors have complained of a search engine, in particular, representatives of the online service Ciao which is a part belonging Microsoft of search engine Bing.