Sep 162010
 September 16, 2010  Posted by  Breaches

Tamlin Magee of has compiled a number of state and federal laws that Magee thinks might apply to the Google employee who engaged in privacy-invasive (at the best) or illegal (at the worst) conduct.   The  article discusses how each of these statutes might apply to the situation:

  • The Electronic Communications Privacy Act (“ECPA”) or Title 18 § 2511 of the United States Criminal Code Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act (“COPPA”) or Title 18 § 1301 (depending on the minors’ ages)
  • California Penal Code Section 653.2
  • Washington Law RCW 9.61.260 Cyberstalking.

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