Moscow’s Tagansky District Court has granted a motion by the Federal Service for Supervision of Communications, Information Technology and Mass Media (Roskomnadzor) against Google LLC and YouTube by finding them guilty in a breach of privacy law.
The move appears to be a wide-reaching inquiry into everything major tech companies know about their users and what they do with that data.
Google, YouTube’s parent company, is facing a landmark claim over the use of children’s data in the UK. A claim lodged with the High Court against parent company Google accuses the firm of collecting children’s data without parental consent. Privacy expert Duncan McCann, who is bringing the action, argues this is a breach of UK and […]
Google’s YouTube is not required to hand over the email or IP address of users who upload films illegally to its video platform, Europe’s top court ruled on Thursday, saying there must be a balance between protecting personal data and copyright. The case came before the Luxembourg-based Court of Justice of the European Union (CJEU) […]