Google sued for bypassing cookie-blocking security features

Mar 13, 2012 By: Jeremy Byellin

Google is being sued for circumventing a security feature built into the Safari browser that prevented third-party tracking cookies, such as those used by Google.

Hot Docs: Facebook sued (again) for privacy violations

Nov 17, 2011 By: Jeremy Byellin

Facebook is being sued over its collection of “cookies,” which the lawsuit claims is in violation of the Wiretap Act. However, Facebook is the intended recipient, so there’s no violation.