class-action

Facebook

This Is the Facial Recognition Tool at the Heart of a Class Action Suit Against Facebook

Facebook's 'Tag Suggestions' tool might end up costing the company a lot of money.
Sophie Kleeman
4.17.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

The Canadian Vibrator Company That Tracked User Data Will Pay $3.75 Million Settlement

Makers of the We-Vibe have also agreed to delete all the sex toy–related personal info they stored without users' consent.
Sarah Berman
3.14.17
The VICE Guide to Right Now

A Vibrator Company Is Being Sued for Tracking Your Masturbation Routine

The company is allegedly keeping tabs on whether you're more of a "pulse" or "cha cha cha" person.
Manisha Krishnan
9.15.16
News

Canada's $500M Mt. Gox Class Action Lawsuit Is Being Dismissed

Mt. Gox will be a painful memory for some Canadians.
Jordan Pearson
5.18.16
Gaming

A Case About Scratched Xbox 360 Discs Heads to the Supreme Court

A case about video game consoles could mean much for class-action lawsuits in general.
Leif Johnson
1.17.16
News

We Asked A Lawyer What to Do if You’ve Been Screwed by an Arbitration Clause

We asked a lawyer what to do when a big corporation steals your money and then says you can't join a class action suit against them.
Brian McManus
11.4.15
apps

Uber Appeals Class Action Status, Insists It's Not a Cab Company

Uber is doubling down on the notion that it's a technology company first and foremost.
Sarah Jeong
9.16.15
News

Lawyer in Uber Class Action Says They Want to Take the Case National

​Neither party wants to back down in the newly-certified class action lawsuit against Uber.
Sarah Jeong
9.3.15
News

Uber Hits Back Against Class Action Lawsuit Approval, Prepares to Appeal

The company says a potential class of 160,000 drivers in California is too large.
Sarah Jeong
9.2.15
News

Judge Rules 160,000 Uber Drivers Can Sue in a Class Action

Are drivers contractors or employees? An employment lawsuit in California is moving forward as a class action.
Sarah Jeong
9.1.15
US

There Are Now Four Class Action Lawsuits Against Ashley Madison in the US

The plaintiffs are all unnamed, choosing instead to sue as John Does and Jane Does.
Sarah Jeong
8.26.15
Radio Motherboard

Radio Motherboard: Are Uber Drivers Employees or Independent Contractors?

A class action lawsuit in California seeks an answer.
Adrianne Jeffries
8.21.15
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