Facebook must face class-action lawsuit over facial recognition: report

A federal judge allowed a class-action lawsuit against Facebook Inc. to proceed Monday, according to a Reuters report. The suit challenges the social-network giant over its gathering of facial recog.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchApr 16th, 2018

Facebook to face class action over facial recognition

A U.S. federal judge ruled on Monday that Facebook must face a class action lawsuit alleging that the social network unlawfully used a facial recognition process on photos without user permission.      &nbs.....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayApr 17th, 2018

Facebook could have to pay "billions" in damages in class action lawsuit over facial recognition (FB)

Reuters/Leah Millis Facebook faces a class-action lawsuit over its use of facial recognition technology to tag people in photos. The decision by a US district judge means the company could be sued by millions of US users......»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderApr 17th, 2018

Fresh trouble for FB: US judge demands class action over facial recognition

The ruling adds to the privacy woes that have been mounting against Facebook for weeks.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardApr 16th, 2018

Teenager sues Apple for $1B after facial recognition led to false arrest

An 18-year-old from New York has filed a $1 billion lawsuit against Apple over a false arrest he says happened because of Apple's face recognition system. .....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentral5 hr. 16 min. ago

Apple Sued For Ignoring Swelling Apple Watch Batteries

Apple could face yet another class-action lawsuit, this time.....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkApr 3rd, 2019

Five major real estate firms face far-reaching antitrust lawsuit

Class-action case could affect buyer commissions......»»

Category: topSource: washpostMar 20th, 2019

German consumer body to file VW class action suit over diesel tests

Volkswagen will face another class action lawsuit over its rigging of diesel emissions tests, this time at home when Germany introduces a new law in November......»»

Category: topSource: reutersSep 12th, 2018

Google Faces Legal Woes After Location Tracking Revelations

They could face a class-action lawsuit and an FTC investigation. .....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneAug 21st, 2018

Kaskela Law announces shareholder class action lawsuit against Facebook

See the rest of the story here. provides the latest financial news as it breaks. Known as a leader in market intelligence, The Fl.....»»

Category: blogSource: theflyonthewallJul 29th, 2018

Facebook is facing multiple class action lawsuits over the Cambridge Analytica scandal (FB)

Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images Advocacy group Fair Vote UK is assembling a class action lawsuit against Facebook over its mishandling of people's information. Fair Vote has 84 cla.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJul 11th, 2018

Facebook’s Push for Facial Recognition Prompts Privacy Alarms

Facebook is working to spread its face-matching tools even as it faces heightened scrutiny from regulators and legislators in Europe and North America......»»

Category: mediaSource: nytJul 9th, 2018

Millions of Illinois Facebook users could be part of class-action lawsuit over photo tagging

Millions of Illinois Facebook users are being .....»»

Category: topSource: chicagotribuneMay 29th, 2018

Google warns court it could face a $4.3 billion lawsuit over iPhone privacy

Mountain View-based Google last week warned it could be forced to pay some $4.3 billion in damages if it loses a class-action lawsuit over iPhone privacy in England and Wales. A group calling itself Google You Owe Us told the search giant it’s repres.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 28th, 2018

Google warns court it could face a $4.3B lawsuit over iPhone privacy

Google this week warned it could be forced to pay some $4.3 billion in damages if it loses a class-action lawsuit over iPhone privacy in England and Wales. A group calling itself Google You Owe Us told the search giant it’s representing around 4.4.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 23rd, 2018

Apple Slapped With Lawsuit Over MacBook Pro’s ‘Defective’ Keyboard

Apple has a butterfly problem. Apple continues to face trouble with its MacBook Pro keyboard design. Law firm Girard Gibbs has filed a class-action lawsuit against Apple, alleging that the company’s “butterfly” keyboards in.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneMay 14th, 2018

MacBook Keyboard Not Working? Apple Sued as Users Face ‘Defective’ Laptops

“Apple knew that the MacBook is defective at or before the time it began selling the affected models,” a class action lawsuit claims......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekMay 14th, 2018

When a stranger takes your face: Facebook’s failed crackdown on fakes

Facial-recognition technology, which Facebook has pitched as the fix to its fake account problem, is much less effective than the social media giant advertised......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralMay 4th, 2018

Facebook wants to save your face. Should you say yes to facial recognition?

After Cambridge Analytica, privacy experts say consumers should think twice before giving Facebook p.....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayApr 19th, 2018

Weinstein companies dismissed from sexual-misconduct class-action lawsuit

Harvey Weinstein’s former companies and their offic.....»»

Category: topSource: latimesApr 19th, 2019

CBJ Morning Buzz: Lowe"s faces lawsuit over pay for managers; Investors wary of BofA?; American Airlines" close call

In local news: A class-action lawsuit has been filed against Lowe’s Cos. Inc. (NYSE: LOW) by former employees of the local retail giant who claim it has willfully violated the Fair Labor Standards Act.  The lawsuit, a PDF of which can be viewed .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 18th, 2019