Zynga Says Amended Privacy Suit Still Falls Short

Law360, New York (August 15, 2011, 5:19 PM EDT) -- Zynga Inc., the maker of "Farmville" and other popular social network games, told a California federal judge on Friday that an amended putative class action alleging the company improperly shared consumers' personal information still lacked merit and should be dismissed.

Zynga said a putative class of its users had failed to correct deficiencies highlighted by U.S. District Judge James Ware in June, and that their refurbished claims failed to demonstrate that the company violated the Wiretap Act or Stored Communications Act by funneling its customers' private...
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Case Title

"In Re Zynga Privacy Litigation"


Case Number

5:10-cv-04680

Court

California Northern

Nature of Suit

Other Statutory Actions

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James Ware

Date Filed

October 18, 2010

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