Massive Class Certified In ComScore User Privacy Suit

Law360, New York (April 4, 2013, 5:35 PM EDT) -- A federal judge on Tuesday certified a class that could comprise more than a million people who allege online data research company comScore Inc. collects personal information from consumers’ computers that it sells to well-known media outlets without the users’ knowledge or consent.

Plaintiffs’ attorney Jay Edelson of Edelson LLC said he believes the case to be the largest privacy case ever certified on an adversarial basis. They assert violations of the Stored Communications Act, the Electronic Communications Privacy Act and the Computer Fraud and Abuse...
To view the full article, register now.