Updated: Google-DCLK Deal Officially Closes; Gets Nod From EC; No Conditions; Layoffs Coming

Update 1: Also, the company has officially announced: the acquisition of DoubleClick is now complete, after EC approved it (see below).

Update 2: From Google’s own blog: “Because we have been waiting for regulatory approval for our acquisition, we’ve been limited by law in the extent to which we could conduct detailed integration planning to map our way forward. That work will begin in earnest now…An immediate task we