Yahoo Accused Of Spying On Nonusers' Emails

Law360, Los Angeles (November 15, 2013, 9:07 PM EST) -- Yahoo Inc. was hit with a putative class action brought Friday in California federal court by a nonuser of Yahoo’s email service who says the company unlawfully intercepts the contents of his emails and those of other nonusers who communicate with users of the service.

The lawsuit comes a month after Yahoo was hit with a similar suit accusing it of illegally reading, copying and analyzing emails in order to make money on targeted advertising, profiling, data collection and other services. In the new lawsuit, named...
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Case Information

Case Title

Pincus v. Yahoo! Inc.

Case Number



California Northern

Nature of Suit

Contract: Other


Lucy H. Koh

Date Filed

November 15, 2013

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