Google's Answer To British Lawsuit: Your Privacy Laws Don't Touch Us
The practice was only stopped when a law student and security researcher noticed Google’s activity and published an exposé in the United States. Google paid a record $22.5million settlement to the US Federal Trade Commission to settle charges.
Marc Bradshaw, another claimant, believes this latest development is just another ruse by Google to avoid responsibility for its actions:
“It seems to us absurd to suggest that consumers can’t bring a claim against a company which is operating in the UK and is even constructing a $1 billion headquarters in London.
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