Apr 182018
 April 18, 2018  Breaches, Govt, Non-U.S.

Angus Thompson reports: An abusive mother who was the “face” of a foster care agency has won a payout after the child welfare authority disclosed details of her history to her employer. The Department of Family and Community Services must compensate the woman $4539 after she was fired from her [Read More…]

Apr 172018
 April 17, 2018  Breaches, Business, Court

Nicholas Iovino reports: A class of up to 6 million Illinois residents can seek billions of dollars in damages from Facebook on claims that it harvested users’ facial data without consent, a federal judge ruled Monday. Rejecting arguments that the location of Facebook’s servers shields it from liability, U.S. District [Read More…]