Say Media Resolves Suit Over Web Usage Tracking

Law360, San Diego (July 26, 2011, 10:07 PM EDT) -- Say Media resolved a class action Thursday in California alleging its predecessor, advertising network VideoEgg Inc., used so-called flash cookies to bypass individuals’ computer browser privacy controls to track their Internet usage, agreeing to pay $825,000.

U.S. District Judge George Wu determined that the deal was fair, reasonable and in the best interests of the class, which is made up of members in the U.S. who used an Internet site employing any of the defendant’s technologies involving the use of local shared objects, or flash cookies,...
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