ABC, Others Settle Action Over Web Privacy Breaches

Law360, Los Angeles (June 13, 2011, 4:52 PM EDT) -- A California federal judge on Monday approved a $2.4 million settlement in two consolidated class actions alleging that Internet service providers working with numerous major online portals — including the websites of ABC, NBC, Fox, Disney and MTV — tracked users without their knowledge or consent.

“I will sign off on the proposed final order and judgment at this time,” U.S. District Judge George H. Wu told attorneys on both sides. “It was a pleasure dealing with you, and what can I say, never darken my...
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Case Title

In Re Quantcast Advertising Cookie Litigation


Case Number

2:10-cv-05484

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California Central

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Other Statutory Actions

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George H Wu

Date Filed

July 23, 2010


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In re Clearspring Flash Cookie Litigation


Case Number

2:10-cv-05948

Court

California Central

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Other Statutory Actions

Judge

George H Wu

Date Filed

August 10, 2010

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