Mealey's IP/Tech - Class Certification Denied In Privacy Lawsuit Over Google Gmail

Mealey's IP/Tech - Class Certification Denied In Privacy Lawsuit Over Google Gmail

SAN JOSE, Calif. - Finding that "individual issues of consent are likely to predominate over any common issues" in a lawsuit alleging privacy violations by Google Inc. in the operation of its Gmail email service, a California federal judge on March 18 denied a motion to certify four classes and three subclasses in the putative class action (In Re: Google Inc. Gmail Litigation, No. 5:13-md-02430, N.D. Calif.).

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