Facebook Settles Sponsored Stories Suit For $10m

Facebook is paying $10 million to settle a lawsuit over ads that it called sponsored stories. Facebook's service allowed companies to pay to retransmit users' activities to their friends' pages.

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  • Facebook Settles 'Sponsored Stories' Lawsuit for $10 ...
    Facebook has settled a lawsuit in which it was alleged to have used the names and likeness of the plaintiffs without their prior consent in "Sponsored Stories ...
    06/22/2012 - 8:46 am | View Website
  • Facebook settles 'Sponsored Stories' lawsuit for $10 ...
    Facebook has settled a lawsuit in which it was alleged to have used the names and likeness of the plaintiffs without their prior consent in "Sponsored Stories ...
    06/21/2012 - 10:37 pm | View Website
  • Facebook Settles 'Sponsored Stories' Lawsuit for $10 ...
    The class action lawsuit claimed Facebook users' pictures were used without permission for commercial endorsements.
    06/21/2012 - 6:48 pm | View Website
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