Facebook Sued by Five of “Their Own”
Five Facebook users have filed suit against the top social networking site, claiming that the social network exists for the sole purpose of collecting data from users and then selling this information to third-party companies for commercial use. Â The suit includes allegations that Facebook misappropriated their names, photos and personal information.
The suit was filed in California State court on Monday.
The suit is seeking damages for two children (under age 13), a professional photographer, an actress/model, and an “original” user from the days “The Facebook” for violating California Consumer privacy laws.