Delaware Federal Judge Dismisses Privacy MDL Over Google's Cookie Placement

Delaware Federal Judge Dismisses Privacy MDL Over Google's Cookie Placement

WILMINGTON, Del. - A Delaware federal judge on Oct. 9 granted three dismissal motions by defendants in a multidistrict consolidated privacy litigation accusing Google and other companies of "tricking" users' Internet browsers into accepting "cookies," which allowed the defendants to then display targeted advertising (In Re: Google Inc. Cookie Placement Consumer Privacy Litigation, No. 12-2358, D. Del.; 2013 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 145727).

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