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New York AG Concludes “Operation Child Tracker”; Companies Agree to Penalties Totaling $835,000 For COPPA Violations
  • Winston & Strawn LLP
  • USA
  • September 22 2016

The New York Attorney General recently concluded its COPPA compliance investigation, “Operation Child Tracker,” and announced Viacom, Mattel, Hasbro


Pirated Satellite TV not “Data” Within Meaning of Policy Exclusion
  • Winston & Strawn LLP
  • USA
  • August 22 2016

A Maryland federal district court recently ruled in favor of cable company Ellicott City Cable, which was seeking a defense from its media liability


Company pays $40k settlement for allegedly scraping LinkedIn Corp.’s user data
  • Winston & Strawn LLP
  • USA
  • August 13 2014

Robocog, Inc., doing business as HiringSolved, allegedly scraped content from LinkedIn Corp.'s member data and displayed this information in their


FCC Limits Debt Collection Robocalls
  • Winston & Strawn LLP
  • USA
  • August 29 2016

Recently, the FCC released a report and order with new restrictions to curb the frequency of “robocalls” that are made to wireless numbers “solely to


Employer may be liable for accessing employee’s LinkedIn account
  • Winston & Strawn LLP
  • USA
  • October 16 2012

A Pennsylvania court recently found that a plaintiff who alleged her employer unlawfully took control of her LinkedIn account could not proceed on claims under the Computer Fraud and Abuse Act and the Lanham Act, although the court did find that the former employee could proceed on her state law claims for invasion of privacy, identity theft, conversion, and tortuous interference


FTC Reaches $950,000 Settlement Over Location Tracking
  • Winston & Strawn LLP
  • USA
  • June 24 2016

The FTC announced this week that it has reached a settlement with a Singapore-based advertising network that provides advertising platforms for


Online Interest-Based Advertising Accountability Program releases new enforcement decisions
  • Winston & Strawn LLP
  • USA
  • May 20 2015

The Online Interest-Based Advertising Accountability Program administered by the Better Business Bureau recently announced four new decisions and


HarperCollins agrees with CARU to add parental consent and appropriate age-screening process to website
  • Winston & Strawn LLP
  • USA
  • March 10 2014

HarperCollins Publishers Ltd., operator of the RubyRedfort.com website, has agreed to modify how it interacts online with children under 13 in


Defunct internet marketer to pay $2.4 million in class action settlement
  • Winston & Strawn LLP
  • USA
  • August 31 2011

NebuAd, Inc., an online advertising company that recently went out of business, has agreed to settle class action claims stemming from alleged violations of federal and state privacy laws


Pandora sued for allegedly sharing user data without consent
  • Winston & Strawn LLP
  • USA
  • December 22 2011

A class action lawsuit was recently filed against Internet radio service Pandora for alleged violations of Michigan’s Video Rental Privacy Act