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  1. Facebook Settles Privacy Lawsuit, Buys Facial Recognition Company

    The proposed class-action lawsuit accused Facebook of violating California law by featuring user “Likes” as Sponsored Stories without compensation or an opt-out option. This transaction simply brings a world-class team and a longtime technology...

  2. Google Book Settlement Raises Eyebrows in Europe

    It involves Google shelling out $125 million to establish the Book Rights Registry, which would kill the existing class action lawsuit against Google for its book search. However, they are allowed to opt-out of the deal if they so choose.

  3. The Google Content Ad Fraud Lawsuit: Just the Facts, Ma'am

    My opinion: regardless of the outcome of the class action suit, Google should make it easier for advertisers to opt out of the content network, as an explicit step in the campaign creation process. Last week I blogged about the April 22 filing of a...

  4. Google Sued for Ad Fraud; Another Class Action Settlement?

    The lawsuit, which seeks class action status, was filed by the firm of Kabateck Brown Kellner, on behalf of David Almeida, a Massachusetts-based private investigator. Finance, Wired and other outlets imply that advertisers are presented with the...

  5. Daily SearchCast, July 28, 2006: Google Class Action Suit Over Click Fraud Settled; Google Radio Ads; Anti-Phishing Protection In Search Results & More!

    Today's search podcast covers the class action lawsuit settlement against Just got word from Google that the settlement in the class action lawsuit over click fraud has been approved. Settlement is here (PDF file), the $30 million in attorney fees...

  6. Advertiser Files Complaint To Block Google Click Fraud Settlement

    OPT OUT OF CLICK FRAUD CLASS ACTION SETTLEMENT Advertisers must decide: take the pennies offered by Google and be happy with the status quo or opt out and pursue legal restitution through a lawsuit," says Pollard.