May 082019
 
 May 8, 2019  Posted by  Breaches, Business, Court, Featured News, Surveillance, U.S.

Jon Brodkin reports:

The four major US wireless carriers are facing proposed class-action lawsuits accusing them of violating federal law by selling their customers’ real-time location data to third parties.

The complaints seeking class action status and financial damages were filed last week against AT&T, Verizon, T-Mobile, and Sprint in US District Court for the District of Maryland. The four suits, filed on behalf of customers by lawyers from the Z Law firm in Maryland, all begin with text nearly identical to this intro found in the suit against AT&T:

Read more on Ars Technica.

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