Facebook Deal Over 'Like' Ads Nets Attorneys $10M

Law360, New York (June 21, 2012, 11:11 PM EDT) -- A Facebook Inc. settlement made public earlier this week in a class action alleging the social network uses people's pictures in ads without their permission includes $10 million for attorney fees, bringing the total amount to more than $20 million, a Wednesday court filing showed.

Facebook is seeking preliminary approval of a deal that was first made public earlier this week, releasing additional details about its plan to pay more than $20 million to settle the suit, including a $10 million "cy pres" payment, up to...
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Case Information

Case Title

Fraley et al v. Facebook, Inc.

Case Number



California Northern

Nature of Suit

Other Statutory Actions


Lucy H. Koh

Date Filed

April 7, 2011

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