Wednesday, October 04, 2023
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Through a recent blog, Google announced that it is implementing User Choice Billing (UCB) System from April, 26 2023, wherein Google will take 11-26 per cent of revenue earned by Indian Start-ups

OEMs also have to sign Anti Fragmentation Agreement (AFA) which required OEMs to observe baseline compatibility standards. Google also signed Revenue Sharing Agreement (RSA) with OEMs

The NCLAT (National Company Law Appellate Tribunal) has upheld the orders of the fair trade regulator CCI imposing a penalty of Rs 1,337.76 crore on tech major Google in the Android mobile devices case, with some modifications

Google has reduced its service fee by 4 per cent for app developers if a user pays through an alternate billing system, but app developers are still required to pay a commission fee to Google, violating the orders of the Competition Commission of India,...

The think-tank for digital start-ups ecosystem, advocates ease of doing business practices by revisiting certain provisions of IPC and IT Act, in line with the evolving digital markets and newer technology platforms

Google’s policies such as steep commissions and mandatory use of its proprietary payment system can reportedly affect the business viability of start-ups