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Privacy New Mexico AG sues Google over alleged child privacy violations (updated)

Google is being sued by New Mexico Attorney General Hector Balderas. In a lawsuit filed Thursday, Balderas alleges that Google is violating COPPA (Children's Online Privacy Protection Act) and New ...

Privacy New Mexico Sues Google Over Children’s Privacy Violations

The lawsuit says that Google, the top tech brand in public schools, used its educational products to spy on students. New Mexico’s attorney general sued Google on Thursday, saying the tech giant...

Privacy New Mexico AG sues Google over alleged child privacy violations

Google is being sued by New Mexico Attorney General Hector Balderas. In a lawsuit filed Thursday, Balderas alleges that Google is violating COPPA (Children's Online Privacy Protection Act) and New ...

Privacy AI Could Constantly Scan The Internet For Data Privacy Violations To Enforce Compliance

You’re trailing bits of personal data – such as credit card numbers, shopping preferences and which news articles you read – as you travel around the internet. Large internet companies make money...

Privacy AI could constantly scan the internet for data privacy violations, a quicker, easier way to enforce compliance

Large internet companies make money off this kind of personal information by sharing it with their subsidiaries and third parties. Public concern over online privacy has led to laws designed to ...

Privacy Facebook Will Pay $550 Million Over Facial Recognition Privacy Violations

In its earnings announcement on Wednesday, Facebook revealed it has settled a class-action lawsuit over claims that it violated an Illinois law meant to protect residents' privacy for $550 million.

Privacy Facebook will pay $550 million to settle class action lawsuit over privacy violations

Facebook will pay over half a billion dollars to settle a class action lawsuit that alleged systematic violation of an Illinois consumer privacy law. The settlement amount is large indeed, but a...

Privacy Big Scooter flags helpful e-scooter map for privacy violations

On Lime's list of issues with Scooter Map: Enabling Scooter Map to track where riders go, violating user privacy. Obtaining riders’ and juicers’ consent for a limited purpose, but significantly ...

Privacy Twitter suspends Grindr from ad network after alleged privacy violations

More in Tech Security & Privacy Widely used dating apps Grindr ... apps "use third party providers to assist with technical operations and providing our overall services, similar to all other...

Privacy Report: Chicago Public Schools had 140 residency violations complaints in 2019

I understand and agree that registration on or use of this site constitutes agreement to its user agreement and privacy policy. Complaints of residency fraud included lunchroom attendants and ...

Privacy Ethics commission finds multiple ethics law violations by former PSU President Rahmat Shoureshi

Highly touted as a “change agent” who would bring private-sector ambition and discipline to Oregon’s largest university, Shoureshi lasted less than two years on the job. The ethics commission ...

Privacy Blumenthal Nordrehaug Bhowmik De Blouw LLP, File a Lawsuit Against AutoAlert, LLC, Alleging Violations of The Private Attorneys General Act (PAGA)

LOS ANGELES, Dec. 20, 2019 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- The Los Angeles employment law attorneys at Blumenthal Nordrehaug Bhowmik De Blouw LLP, filed a class action lawsuit against AutoAlert, LLC,...

Privacy China names and shames tech giants Xiaomi, Tencent for app privacy violations

Chinese tech giants Tencent and Xiaomi have been reprimanded by Beijing for designing apps that infringe on users’ privacy, even as the Communist regime amasses its own collection of personal data.

Privacy China Names And Shames Tech Giants For App Privacy Violations

Chinese tech giants Tencent and Xiaomi have been reprimanded by Beijing for designing apps that infringe on users' privacy, even as the Communist regime amasses its own collection of personal data.

Privacy TikTok Hit With Class-Action Lawsuit Over Child Privacy Violations

The video-sharing app previously settled a child-privacy complaint brought by the Federal Trade Commission. With its legal woes continuing to mount, TikTok is in trouble once again over alleged ...

Privacy GM Law Firm Resolves Debt Through Federal Consumer Protection Violations

now empowers those mired in personal debt to understand their rights and fight back when collectors violate one of several laws enacted to protect consumers from harassment. Debt comes in many...

Privacy UPDATE 1-Senate Democrats unveil privacy bill with fines for privacy violations

The proposed bill, called the Consumer Online Privacy Rights Act, would allow people to see what information is collected about them, require that it be deleted and prevent its sale. It also allows...

Privacy Senate Democrats introduce privacy bill with fines for privacy violations: Washington Post

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Senator Maria Cantwell, backed by three other Democrats, proposed legislation that would set penalties for digital giants like Alphabet Inc’s Google and Facebook Inc if they ...

Privacy Juul Sued for Privacy Violations Over Customer Biometric Data

which plaintiffs claim is a violation of the Illinois Biometric Information Privacy Act.

Privacy Facebook is being investigated by California for privacy violations

The state of California revealed Wednesday it is investigating Facebook over the technology giant's privacy practices, complaining in a court filing that the company has failed to comply with...