SAN FRANCISCO - A California federal judge on Oct. 9 granted preliminary approval of an amended settlement that adds a $10 cash payment in relief to each class member in a suit accusing Facebook Inc. of using the names and photos of users in advertising on the social network without the users' express permission (Angel Fraley, et al. v. Facebook, Inc., No. 11-1726, N.D. Calif.). View related prior history, 2012 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 116526.
A complimentary copy of the order is attached.