David Collins

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Plaintiffs File Appeal After YouTube Child-Focused Data Collection Lawsuit is Dismissed

On Monday, the Northern District of California issued their judgment that all counts are dismissed in a class action lawsuit where YouTube users alleged Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act (COPPA) violations against Google LLC, Youtube...

Class Action Lawsuit Claiming Goldfish Have Deceptive Labels Moved to Federal Court

On Tuesday, a class action lawsuit against Campbell Soup Company and Pepperidge Farm Inc. alleging that producers deceptively labeled Goldfish products with “0g sugars” was removed from the Alameda Superior Court to the Northern District...

Conservationist Group Sues the EPA for Violating the Clean Water Act in Oregon

Yesterday, the Northwest Environmental Advocates, a conservationist group, filed a complaint in the District of Oregon against the Environmental Protection Agency and associated individuals claiming that they failed to protect and restore fresh and marine...

9th Circuit Affirms Uber’s Motion for Arbitration in Class-Action Independent Contractor Lawsuit

On Monday, the Ninth Circuit affirmed the Northern District of California’s decision allowing Uber Technologies Inc.’s motion to compel arbitration and denying the plaintiffs’ motion for a preliminary injunction. The plaintiffs are Massachusetts Uber drivers...

Zoom Moves to Settle Class Action in Year-long Fight over “Zoomboming” Privacy Concerns

Zoom Video Communications, Inc. and its users filed a motion for approval of the preliminary class action settlement on Saturday in the Northern District of California over Zoom’s alleged misrepresentations and violations of customers’ security...

Conservation Groups Sue Government Agencies over Seismic Surveys

The National Resources Defense Council, Inc. (NRDC) and several other conservationist groups filed a complaint against a group of government officials and agencies, including the Departments of Commerce and the Interior, in the District of...