Google Announces Internet Availability of Proxy Materials for its 2012 Annual Meeting of Stockholders

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. (May 9, 2012) - Google Inc. (NASDAQ: GOOG) today announced the internet availability of proxy materials for its 2012 Annual Meeting of Stockholders pursuant to the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission’s Notice and Access rules. Google's proxy materials can be found on its investor relations website at investor.google.com/proxy.html.

Pursuant to the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission’s Notice and Access rules, companies may satisfy their obligation to deliver proxy materials by delivering a “Notice of Internet Availability of Proxy Materials” to stockholders, providing internet access to the proxy materials, and providing a printed set of proxy materials by mail to any stockholder who requests them. Google has elected to take full advantage of these rules in order to minimize impact on the environment and the maximize cost savings relating to the printing of the proxy materials.

Google’s Annual Report on Form 10-K for the year ended December 31, 2011 and proxy statement for its 2012 Annual Meeting of Stockholders have been filed with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, and may be viewed on Google’s website at investor.google.com/proxy.html. Google’s stockholders may obtain hard copies of these proxy materials at no charge by following the instructions provided on its website or in the “Notice of Internet Availability of Proxy Materials.”

Google’s 2012 Annual Meeting of Stockholders will be held on Thursday, June 21, 2012 at 2:00 p.m., local time, at Google’s corporate headquarters at 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View, California 94043. For your convenience, we are pleased to offer a live webcast of the Annual Meeting at investor.google.com/webcast.html.

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