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Is advertiser violating the double serving policy.

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Hello, I have sent this to google multiple times but no help !!

I am running a dental office: westbowmanvilledental.com

My fellow competitor owns multiple domain names linking to their same business: Bowmanville Dental

They generally occupy the first and second spots on all searches related to the city area on adwords and it is quite frustrating since they are the same business !

 

I need help in removal of this violation 

 

http://www.google.ca/aclk?sa=L&ai=CcNiLmLJ5UofPC6-HyQGm94GwB9KyvtcF8oTMlJUBk6HPvEcIABABIMmYogsoA1C8y...

 

 

http://www.google.ca/aclk?sa=l&ai=C1iqQmLJ5UofPC6-HyQGm94GwB5_evrYE_5u_gI8Bw6WT4k4IABACIMmYogsoA1CFh...

 

 

http://www.google.ca/aclk?sa=l&ai=CoFTt-rV5UqGfFYa1yQG3vYDgCM_9v7YEv8KY_44Brc36CwgAEAEgyZiiCygDUM_H_...

 

 

dental-implants-bowmanville.com, bowmanvilledental.com, bowmanvilledentist.com ...all one and the same ! end result is our practice does not even show up in the top adwords spots since the others are occupied by this same business ! 

 

 

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Re: Is advertiser violating the double serving policy.

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Hello, Mark. Let me ask around a bit and get back to you. What was the first time you reported this case? Double serving suspensions do not happen that fast, unfortunately, because they need to be analyzed carefully and there's usually a long queue.
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Re: Is advertiser violating the double serving policy.

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I have reported this several times to google but to no avail yet....I first noticed it one month ago but it could have gone on for longer..

 

I suspect this office has hired a marketing company to do this since the ads and website names are constantly changing...

 

you will see below, bowmanvilledental.com and the-bowmanville-dentist.com are essentially the same business, this has booted our practice out of the top 3 spots essentially. there are other variations on the URLS such as bowmanvilledentist.com and www.dental-implants-bowmanville.com...

 

 

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