Google Beats Suit Over Privacy Policy A 2nd Time

Law360, Chicago (December 4, 2013, 1:42 PM EST) -- A California federal judge on Tuesday axed for the second time a proposed class action accusing Google Inc. of violating privacy laws by aggregating users’ data across its platforms, but gave the plaintiffs one more chance to fix their complaint.

U.S. District Judge Paul S. Grewal issued an order dismissing the suit, finding that, while the plaintiffs had alleged injuries sufficient to establish standing, each of their various claims still failed to meet pleading requirements.

"The court agrees with Google that the amended complaint is defective...
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Case Title

In re Google, Inc. Privacy Policy Litigation


Case Number

5:12-cv-01382

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California Northern

Nature of Suit

Other Statutory Actions

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Paul Singh Grewal

Date Filed

March 20, 2012

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