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Privacy Violation Legal News Articles & Interviews
October 11, 2018. By Jane Mundy.
San Francisco, CA: If you are one of the 1.4 billion Gmail users around the globe, you are likely more than familiar with annoying online ads. But so too are email users who didn’t sign up to Gmail. People like Rick, who is fed up with barrages of ads. And people like Rick are filing Google complaints.Read [ Google Gmail is “Creepy”, says a Non-Gmail User Filing Complaint ]
September 14, 2018. By Jane Mundy.
Read [ Google Mail California Claims Expire end of September: File Now, Attorney Urges ]
Santa Clara, CA: Attorney Ray Gallo has filed a lawsuit against Google on behalf of individuals seeking compensation for invasion of privacy. Gallo says that if you do not use Gmail but sent an email to a Gmail user, Google intercepted it and processed it for advertising purposes, and you may be owed $5,000 under the California Invasion of Privacy Act.
January 19, 2017. By Jane Mundy.
Charlotte, NC: “It’s reassuring that attorneys are trying to stop the DMV from selling our private information,” says Gary. “I wondered how these companies got my address and phone number—until I read on LawyersandSettlements about an attorney filing complaints about DPPA violations.”Read [ People Angry with Department of Motor Vehicles Violating their Privacy ]
June 4, 2015. By Lucy Campbell.
Read [ Yahoo Email Scanning Class Action Lawsuit Gets Green Light ]
New York, NY An Internet privacy class action lawsuit pending against Yahoo has been granted approval and will move ahead, according to court documents.
November 30, 2010. By Gordon Gibb.
Read [ Google Under Scrutiny by European Commission for Alleged Antitrust Activity ]
BRUSSELS Google, the giant internet search engine, has come under the scrutiny of the European Commission (EC), which has just announced an antitrust investigation amidst allegations Google has abused its dominance in the global online search arena.