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  1. Google Faces £500,000 Fine if Privacy Policy Isn't Changed by Sept. 20

    Fining alone is not enough, there will have to be a mixture of fines and prohibitions. It has already told the organisation it must delete Street View WiFi data by July 25. Google appears unmoved by the threat of a potential fine of up to £500,000...

  2. Turns Out Google Didn't Actually Delete All Its UK Street View Data

    This has led to police investigations and action by the Information Commissioner's Office (ICO) against the firm, although no fines or legal action has ever been taken. Google has admitted it has discovered more WiFi data collected by its Street...

  3. FCC Targets Google Over Wi-Fi Data Collection

    If Google is found to have intentionally violated laws to prevent electronic eavesdropping, the company could face fines of up to $50,000 for each violation. Google escaped an FTC investigation without incurring any penalties, but now they face a...

  4. Google vs. the World: A Week of Conflicts, Disputes, and Lawsuits

    Last week, Google was accused of a "gross invasion of privacy" and threatened with big fines. When images of Oberstaufen, Germany, went live on Google Maps Street View this week, iPad and iPhone users saw more than they were supposed to.

  5. Google Stops Street View Data Collection After Canada, Spain Complaints

    Depending on what happens in Madrid's legal system, Google could be slapped with some hefty fines. Canada's privacy commissioner yesterday declared that Google violated the country's privacy laws, which followed news that Spain's Data Protection...