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#Europe-v-Facebook

# europe-v-facebook - Wednesday 12 December, 2012

Student plans Irish legal action over Facebook's privacy policy
# Europe-v-Facebook
# Europe-v-Facebook

Student plans Irish legal action over Facebook's privacy policy

Dec 12th 2012, 6:30 AM 10,578 Views 34 Comments

Max Schrems and his group, ‘Europe v Facebook’, is preparing legal action against the Irish Data Protection Commissioner over its recent audit of Facebook and its privacy policy.

# europe-v-facebook - Tuesday 4 December, 2012

Privacy group says it may bring Facebook to Irish court
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# Facebook

Privacy group says it may bring Facebook to Irish court

Dec 4th 2012, 9:31 AM 5,758 Views 31 Comments

Austrian student group Europe-v-Facebook alleges legal breaches against Facebook Ireland, which hosts global accounts.

# europe-v-facebook - Monday 30 July, 2012

Data Protection Commissioner to make Facebook privacy decision by October
# Data Protection Commissioner
# Data Protection Commissioner

Data Protection Commissioner to make Facebook privacy decision by October

Jul 30th 2012, 10:01 PM 4,924 Views 13 Comments

The watchdog is monitoring whether the social media giant is following recommendations made in a recent audit.

# europe-v-facebook - Tuesday 4 October, 2011

Facebook and the controversial cookie
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# Facebook

Facebook and the controversial cookie

Oct 4th 2011, 4:31 PM 918 Views 3 Comments

Has Facebook re-enabled a tracking cookie – and if so, what does it mean for Facebook users?

# europe-v-facebook - Wednesday 28 September, 2011

Facebook to be audited by Irish Data Protection Commissioner
# Facebook
# Facebook

Facebook to be audited by Irish Data Protection Commissioner

Sep 28th 2011, 9:11 PM 1,036 Views 23 Comments

The DPC confirmed tonight that the social networking giant’s European operations in Dublin will be examined as will recent complaints into the legality of certain Facebook features.

# europe-v-facebook - Friday 26 August, 2011

Irish data chiefs set to test if Facebook ‘Like’ button is illegal
# Privacy
# Privacy

Irish data chiefs set to test if Facebook ‘Like’ button is illegal

Aug 26th 2011, 8:00 AM 5,645 Views 50 Comments

The Data Protection Commissioner will be asked to investigate the legality of the ubiquitous ‘Like’ button in the coming days.