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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


FTC continues crackdown on advertisers falsely claiming to comply with international Safe Harbor privacy framework
  • Winston & Strawn LLP
  • USA
  • March 6 2014

An online gaming company recently agreed to settle with the FTC charges that it falsely claimed to hold a current certifications under the US-EU Safe


Apple settles with FTC over unauthorized in-app purchases
  • Winston & Strawn LLP
  • USA
  • February 12 2014

The FTC recently settled with Apple over allegations that the company improperly charged account holders for unauthorized in-app purchases made by


Class action lawsuit alleges apps secretly sent personal information
  • Winston & Strawn LLP
  • USA
  • March 31 2011

A recently filed class action lawsuit alleges that Apple allowed downloaded applications to transmit individuals' personal information without their consent


FCC seeking comment on waivers for solicited faxes sent without opt-out notices
  • Winston & Strawn LLP
  • USA
  • May 13 2015

As we reported earlier this year, the Federal Communication Commission recently clarified that all fax advertisements - both solicited and


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


FTC updates COPPA FAQs to address mobile apps
  • Winston & Strawn LLP
  • USA
  • August 6 2014

The Federal Trade Commission recently updated questions in the Children's Online Privacy and Protection Act (COPPA) FAQs pertaining to mobile apps


How the FTC wants you to fix your shopping app
  • Winston & Strawn LLP
  • USA
  • August 7 2014

A proliferation of shopping apps now let consumers compare prices across products and retailers, order goods and pay at physical checkouts. But the


Class certification denied to Hulu users in video privacy claim
  • Winston & Strawn LLP
  • USA
  • June 25 2014

A California federal judge disallowed the certification of a class action which had accused Hulu LLC of violating the Video Privacy Protection Act by


Online kids gaming company agrees with CARU to fix age-blocking process
  • Winston & Strawn LLP
  • USA
  • January 15 2013

The operator of the website GirlsGoGames.com, SPIL Games, BV, has agreed to change certain of its online information collection practices in response