Facebook Tracking Plaintiffs Ask MDL Panel To Join Suits

Law360, New York (October 17, 2011, 10:35 PM EDT) -- Plaintiffs in a putative class action alleging Facebook Inc. secretly tracked their online activities after they logged out of the social networking site asked a federal multidistrict litigation panel Monday to consolidate their case with 10 similar suits.

The plaintiffs in Davis v. Facebook filed their case in California federal court in September, after an Australian blogger showed that Facebook had the ability to know at any time if a person visited a Web page with a Facebook like button or share button, even if that...
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