Federal Judge Gives Approval to Proceed With Class Action Lawsuit Against LinkedIn

Episode 1091 (57:07)

A Federal judge has ruled that customers of LinkedIn can go forward with a class action lawsuit. LinkedIn users who include publishing and movie executives filed a complaint in September that accused LinkedIn of effectively breaking into their gmail accounts to send out repetitive invitations to join LinkedIn to anyone they've ever contacted.

LinkedIn Faces Lawsuit Over Privacy Violation (InformationWeek)…
http://www.informationweek.com/software/social/linkedin-faces-lawsuit-over-privacy-violation/d/d-id/1278588