Google To Pay $170M Over YouTube Child Privacy Claims

Law360 (September 4, 2019, 10:10 AM EDT) -- Google LLC and its YouTube subsidiary have agreed to pay a record $170 million to settle claims by the Federal Trade Commission and New York's attorney general over the video sharing site's allegedly knowing and illegal harvesting of personal information from children, the regulators said Wednesday.

As part of the deal, Google and YouTube will pay $136 million to the FTC and $34 million to New York over the alleged violations, regulators said Wednesday. (Getty)

The long-rumored deal will require the tech giants to fork over $136 million to the FTC and $34 million to New York for allegedly violating the...

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