Facebook Privacy Lawsuit

04/04/2018

Facebook Privacy Lawsuit

Facebook Privacy Lawsuit

In March 2018 it was disclosed thatCambridge Analytica, a political consulting firm linked to President Trump, had harvested personally-identifiable information from up to 87 million Facebook users and used this information in an effort to sway the results of the 2016 U.S. presidential election. It is alleged that in 2014, a developer by the name of Aleksandr Kogan developed a Facebook app called "thisisyourdigitallife."  Thisisyourdigitallife was a type of personality test downloaded by approximately 270,000 Facebook users.  In accepting the terms of the app... Read More