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									   Clerk of the House of Representatives                  Secretary of the Senate
   Legislative Resource Center                            Office of Public Records
   B-106 Cannon Building                                  232 Hart Building
   Washington, DC 20515                                   Washington, DC 20510
   http://lobbyingdisclosure.house.gov                    http://www.senate.gov/lobby
                                                                                                              LOBBYING REPORT
 Lobbying Disclosure Act of 1995 (Section 5)                               - All Filers Are Required to Complete This Page
 1. Registrant Name                 ✔   Organization/Lobbying Firm          Self Employed Individual


               Google Inc.
 2. Address                  Check if different than previously reported
   Address1     1101 New York Ave. NW                                                       Address2    Second Floor
   City         Washington                                                         State         DC           Zip Code    20005     -           Country      USA
 3. Principal place of business (if different than line 2)
   City        Mountain View                                                       State         CA           Zip Code 94043        -           Country      USA
 4a. Contact Name                                            b. Telephone Number c. E-mail                                                     5. Senate ID#
                                                                     International Number

   Alan Davidson                                              (202) 346-1220                 adavidson@google.com 320510-12
  7. Client Name                ✔       Self              Check if client is a state or local government or instrumentality                    6. House ID#
  Google Inc.                                                                                                                                   394790000
TYPE OF REPORT                                 8. Year   2010             Q1 (1/1 - 3/31)     ✔
                                                                                                    Q2 (4/1 - 6/30)         Q3 (7/1-9/30)        Q4 (10/1 - 12/31)

9. Check if this filing amends a previously filed version of this report

10. Check if this is a Termination Report                              Termination Date                                     11. No Lobbying Issue Activity

 INCOME OR EXPENSES - YOU MUST complete either Line 12 or Line 13
                            12. Lobbying                                                                                   13. Organizations
  INCOME relating to lobbying activities for this reporting period                           EXPENSE relating to lobbying activities for this reporting period
  was:                                                                                       were:
  Less than $5,000                                                                           Less than $5,000

  $5,000 or more                        $                                                    $5,000 or more           ✔
                                                                                                                            $     $1,380,000.00
  Provide a good faith estimate, rounded to the nearest $10,000,                             14. REPORTING               Check box to indicate expense
  of all lobbying related income from the client (including all                              accounting method. See instructions for description of options.
  payments to the registrant by any other entity for lobbying                                ✔    Method A. Reporting amounts using LDA definitions only
  activities on behalf of the client).
                                                                                                  Method B. Reporting amounts under section 6033(b)(8) of the
                                                                                                                 Internal Revenue Code
                                                                                                  Method C. Reporting amounts under section 162(e) of the Internal
                                                                                                                 Revenue Code


Signature            Filed Electronically                                                                                               Date     4/19/2010




Printed Name and Title Alan Davidson, Director, Public Policy and Government Affairs
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Registrant   Google Inc.                                           Client Name   Google Inc.



LOBBYING ACTIVITY. Select as many codes as necessary to reflect the general issue areas in which the registrant
engaged in lobbying on behalf of the client during the reporting period. Using a separate page for each code, provide
information as requested. Add additional page(s) as needed.


15. General issue area code     ADV           ADVERTISING                                      (one per page)


16. Specific lobbying issues
Regulation of online advertising; privacy and competition issues surrounding online advertising.



17. House(s) of Congress and Federal agencies               Check if None
House of Representatives, Senate, Federal Trade Commission (FTC)




18. Name of each individual who acted as a lobbyist in this issue area

First Name                      Last Name                        Suffix              Covered Official Position (if applicable)            New

Alan                             Davidson

Johanna                          Shelton

Pablo                            Chavez

Seth                             Webb

Will                             DeVries                                                                                                  ✔




19. Interest of each foreign entity in the specific issues listed on line 16 above         ✔     Check if None




Printed Name and Title     Alan Davidson, Director, Public Policy and Government Affairs
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Registrant   Google Inc.                                           Client Name   Google Inc.



LOBBYING ACTIVITY. Select as many codes as necessary to reflect the general issue areas in which the registrant
engaged in lobbying on behalf of the client during the reporting period. Using a separate page for each code, provide
information as requested. Add additional page(s) as needed.


15. General issue area code     CPT           COPYRIGHT/PATENT/TRADEMARK                       (one per page)


16. Specific lobbying issues
General intellectual property issues; patent reform: S. 515 and H.R. 1260 - Patent Reform Act of 2009; general
copyright issues, including fair use and DMCA safe harbor issues; copyright issues related to the Google Book Search
settlement; orphan works; general trademark issues; United States government enforcement efforts and strategic
plans.
17. House(s) of Congress and Federal agencies              Check if None
House of Representatives, Senate, Office of Management & Budget (OMB), Commerce, Dept of
(DOC)




18. Name of each individual who acted as a lobbyist in this issue area

First Name                      Last Name                        Suffix              Covered Official Position (if applicable)            New

Alan                             Davidson

Johanna                          Shelton

Robert                           Tai

Seth                             Webb




19. Interest of each foreign entity in the specific issues listed on line 16 above         ✔     Check if None




Printed Name and Title     Alan Davidson, Director, Public Policy and Government Affairs
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Registrant   Google Inc.                                           Client Name   Google Inc.



LOBBYING ACTIVITY. Select as many codes as necessary to reflect the general issue areas in which the registrant
engaged in lobbying on behalf of the client during the reporting period. Using a separate page for each code, provide
information as requested. Add additional page(s) as needed.


15. General issue area code     CSP           CONSUMER ISSUES/SAFETY/PRODUCTS                  (one per page)


16. Specific lobbying issues
General online consumer protection issues; general consumer privacy and data security issues; cybersecurity issues, including cloud
computing: S. 773 - Cybersecurity Act of 2009, S. 921 - United States Information and Communications Enhancement Act of 2009, and S.
3155 - International Cybercrime Reporting and Cooperation Act; online child safety protection issues: H.R. 3222 - Adolescent Web
Awareness Requires Education Act; S. 1490 - Personal Data Privacy Security Act of 2009; content regulation.

17. House(s) of Congress and Federal agencies              Check if None
House of Representatives, Senate, Executive Office of the President (EOP), Federal Trade
Commission (FTC)




18. Name of each individual who acted as a lobbyist in this issue area

First Name                      Last Name                        Suffix              Covered Official Position (if applicable)            New

Alan                             Davidson

Dorothy                          Chou                                                                                                     ✔


Harry                            Wingo

Johanna                          Shelton

Pablo                            Chavez

Robert                           Tai

Seth                            Webb

Will                             DeVries                                                                                                  ✔




19. Interest of each foreign entity in the specific issues listed on line 16 above         ✔     Check if None




Printed Name and Title     Alan Davidson, Director, Public Policy and Government Affairs
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Registrant   Google Inc.                                           Client Name   Google Inc.



LOBBYING ACTIVITY. Select as many codes as necessary to reflect the general issue areas in which the registrant
engaged in lobbying on behalf of the client during the reporting period. Using a separate page for each code, provide
information as requested. Add additional page(s) as needed.


15. General issue area code     ENG           ENERGY/NUCLEAR                                   (one per page)


16. Specific lobbying issues
Renewable energies, including investment in solar, wind, and enhanced geothermal technologies;
federal energy standards and incentives; electricity grid upgrades (SmartGrid), provisions to
accelerate the commercialization of plug-in vehicles; consumer energy information.
17. House(s) of Congress and Federal agencies              Check if None
House of Representatives, Senate, Federal Communications Commission (FCC), Federal Energy
Regulatory Commission (FERC), Energy, Dept of




18. Name of each individual who acted as a lobbyist in this issue area

First Name                      Last Name                        Suffix              Covered Official Position (if applicable)            New

Harry                            Wingo

Richard                          Whitt




19. Interest of each foreign entity in the specific issues listed on line 16 above         ✔     Check if None




Printed Name and Title     Alan Davidson, Director, Public Policy and Government Affairs
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Registrant   Google Inc.                                            Client Name   Google Inc.



LOBBYING ACTIVITY. Select as many codes as necessary to reflect the general issue areas in which the registrant
engaged in lobbying on behalf of the client during the reporting period. Using a separate page for each code, provide
information as requested. Add additional page(s) as needed.


15. General issue area code     FOR           FOREIGN RELATIONS                                 (one per page)


16. Specific lobbying issues
International freedom of expression and censorship: H.R. 2271 - Global Online Freedom Act of 2009;
H.R. 4784 - Internet Freedom Act of 2010; general export control issues


17. House(s) of Congress and Federal agencies              Check if None
House of Representatives, Senate, Executive Office of the President (EOP), Commerce, Dept of
(DOC), U.S. Trade Representative (USTR), State, Dept of (DOS)




18. Name of each individual who acted as a lobbyist in this issue area

First Name                      Last Name                         Suffix              Covered Official Position (if applicable)            New

Alan                             Davidson

Dorothy                          Chou                                                                                                      ✔


Harry                            Wingo

Johanna                          Shelton

Pablo                            Chavez

Robert                           Tai

Seth                            Webb




19. Interest of each foreign entity in the specific issues listed on line 16 above          ✔     Check if None




Printed Name and Title     Alan Davidson, Director, Public Policy and Government Affairs
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Registrant   Google Inc.                                           Client Name   Google Inc.



LOBBYING ACTIVITY. Select as many codes as necessary to reflect the general issue areas in which the registrant
engaged in lobbying on behalf of the client during the reporting period. Using a separate page for each code, provide
information as requested. Add additional page(s) as needed.


15. General issue area code     HCR           HEALTH ISSUES                                    (one per page)


16. Specific lobbying issues
Health information technology and online privacy.



17. House(s) of Congress and Federal agencies              Check if None
Office of Management & Budget (OMB)




18. Name of each individual who acted as a lobbyist in this issue area

First Name                      Last Name                        Suffix              Covered Official Position (if applicable)            New

Harry                            Wingo




19. Interest of each foreign entity in the specific issues listed on line 16 above         ✔     Check if None




Printed Name and Title     Alan Davidson, Director, Public Policy and Government Affairs
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Registrant   Google Inc.                                           Client Name   Google Inc.



LOBBYING ACTIVITY. Select as many codes as necessary to reflect the general issue areas in which the registrant
engaged in lobbying on behalf of the client during the reporting period. Using a separate page for each code, provide
information as requested. Add additional page(s) as needed.


15. General issue area code     LBR           LABOR ISSUES/ANTITRUST/WORKPLACE                 (one per page)


16. Specific lobbying issues
Openness and competition in the online services market.



17. House(s) of Congress and Federal agencies              Check if None
House of Representatives, Senate




18. Name of each individual who acted as a lobbyist in this issue area

First Name                      Last Name                        Suffix              Covered Official Position (if applicable)            New

Johanna                          Shelton

Seth                             Webb




19. Interest of each foreign entity in the specific issues listed on line 16 above         ✔     Check if None




Printed Name and Title     Alan Davidson, Director, Public Policy and Government Affairs
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Registrant   Google Inc.                                           Client Name   Google Inc.



LOBBYING ACTIVITY. Select as many codes as necessary to reflect the general issue areas in which the registrant
engaged in lobbying on behalf of the client during the reporting period. Using a separate page for each code, provide
information as requested. Add additional page(s) as needed.


15. General issue area code     SCI           SCIENCE/TECHNOLOGY                               (one per page)


16. Specific lobbying issues
Encouraging accessibility of public sector information; encouraging development and deployment of
cloud computing technology; Congressional Internet Service Usage Rules and Policies, including
cloud computing.
17. House(s) of Congress and Federal agencies              Check if None
House of Representatives, Senate




18. Name of each individual who acted as a lobbyist in this issue area

First Name                      Last Name                        Suffix              Covered Official Position (if applicable)            New

Harry                            Wingo

Johanna                          Shelton

Seth                             Webb




19. Interest of each foreign entity in the specific issues listed on line 16 above         ✔     Check if None




Printed Name and Title     Alan Davidson, Director, Public Policy and Government Affairs
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Registrant   Google Inc.                                           Client Name   Google Inc.



LOBBYING ACTIVITY. Select as many codes as necessary to reflect the general issue areas in which the registrant
engaged in lobbying on behalf of the client during the reporting period. Using a separate page for each code, provide
information as requested. Add additional page(s) as needed.


15. General issue area code     SMB           SMALL BUSINESS                                   (one per page)


16. Specific lobbying issues
Issues regarding benefits of cloud computing for small business; general online small business
advertising issues.


17. House(s) of Congress and Federal agencies              Check if None
House of Representatives, Senate




18. Name of each individual who acted as a lobbyist in this issue area

First Name                      Last Name                        Suffix              Covered Official Position (if applicable)            New

Johanna                          Shelton

Seth                             Webb




19. Interest of each foreign entity in the specific issues listed on line 16 above         ✔     Check if None




Printed Name and Title     Alan Davidson, Director, Public Policy and Government Affairs
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Registrant   Google Inc.                                           Client Name   Google Inc.



LOBBYING ACTIVITY. Select as many codes as necessary to reflect the general issue areas in which the registrant
engaged in lobbying on behalf of the client during the reporting period. Using a separate page for each code, provide
information as requested. Add additional page(s) as needed.


15. General issue area code     TAX           TAXATION/INTERNAL REVENUE CODE                   (one per page)


16. Specific lobbying issues
International tax reform.



17. House(s) of Congress and Federal agencies              Check if None
Office of Management & Budget (OMB)




18. Name of each individual who acted as a lobbyist in this issue area

First Name                      Last Name                        Suffix              Covered Official Position (if applicable)            New

Harry                            Wingo




19. Interest of each foreign entity in the specific issues listed on line 16 above         ✔     Check if None




Printed Name and Title     Alan Davidson, Director, Public Policy and Government Affairs
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Registrant    Google Inc.                                                Client Name   Google Inc.



LOBBYING ACTIVITY. Select as many codes as necessary to reflect the general issue areas in which the registrant
engaged in lobbying on behalf of the client during the reporting period. Using a separate page for each code, provide
information as requested. Add additional page(s) as needed.


15. General issue area code        TEC            TELECOMMUNICATIONS                                  (one per page)


16. Specific lobbying issues
Open internet access: H.R. 2902 - Broadband Internet Fairness Act; net neutrality; broadband policies; online privacy and data practices; national
broadband plan; cable set top box proceedings; Telecommunications Act of 1996 Section 230 liability; S. 649 - Radio Spectrum Inventory Act; inter-
carrier compensation reform; issues surrounding online voice applications; H.R. 1258 and S. 30 - Truth in Caller ID Act of 2010; H.R. 3125 - Radio
Spectrum Inventory Act; H.R. 3019 - Spectrum Relocation Improvement Act of 2009; H.R. 4504 - Standards for Internet Non-Censorship Act of 2010.


17. House(s) of Congress and Federal agencies                   Check if None
House of Representatives, Senate, Executive Office of the President (EOP), Federal Communications
Commission (FCC), Commerce, Dept of (DOC), Justice, Dept of (DOJ), State, Dept of (DOS)




18. Name of each individual who acted as a lobbyist in this issue area

First Name                         Last Name                          Suffix                Covered Official Position (if applicable)            New

Alan                                Davidson

Johanna                            Shelton

Pablo                               Chavez

Richard                             Whitt

Seth                                Webb

Will                               DeVries                                                                                                       ✔




19. Interest of each foreign entity in the specific issues listed on line 16 above                ✔     Check if None




Printed Name and Title        Alan Davidson, Director, Public Policy and Government Affairs
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Registrant   Google Inc.                                           Client Name   Google Inc.



LOBBYING ACTIVITY. Select as many codes as necessary to reflect the general issue areas in which the registrant
engaged in lobbying on behalf of the client during the reporting period. Using a separate page for each code, provide
information as requested. Add additional page(s) as needed.


15. General issue area code     TRD           TRADE (DOMESTIC/FOREIGN)                         (one per page)


16. Specific lobbying issues
Freedom of expression in international trade agreements; intellectual property in international trade agreements,
including the Anti-Counterfeiting Trade Agreement; international freedom of expression and censorship: H.R. 2271 -
Global Online Freedom Act of 2009; general Google Earth issues; general YouTube issues.

17. House(s) of Congress and Federal agencies              Check if None
House of Representatives, Senate, Commerce, Dept of (DOC), Executive Office of the President
(EOP), U.S. Trade Representative (USTR)




18. Name of each individual who acted as a lobbyist in this issue area

First Name                      Last Name                        Suffix              Covered Official Position (if applicable)            New

Alan                             Davidson

Dorothy                          Chou                                                                                                     ✔


Johanna                          Shelton

Pablo                            Chavez

Seth                             Webb




19. Interest of each foreign entity in the specific issues listed on line 16 above         ✔     Check if None




Printed Name and Title     Alan Davidson, Director, Public Policy and Government Affairs
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