Aadhaar-Social Media Profile Linking: SC To Hear Facebook's Plea; Issues Notice To Google, Twitter And YouTube

Aadhaar-Social Media Profile Linking: SC To Hear Facebook’s Plea; Issues Notice To Google, Twitter And YouTube

The Supreme Court on August 20, 2019, has agreed to hear Facebook’s plea seeking transfer of cases related to demands for linking of social media profiles of users with Aadhaar number to itself. The cases are pending before the High Courts of Madras, Bombay and Madhya Pradesh. A Bench of Justices Deepak Gupta and Aniruddha […]

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Facebook Asks Supreme Court To Transfer WhatsApp Message Traceability Case Hearing To Another Court

Facebook Asks Supreme Court To Transfer WhatsApp Message Traceability Case Hearing To Another Court

Facebook has filed a transfer plea in the Supreme Court pertaining to a lawsuit regarding the government’s request for WhatsApp to enable traceability of its messages. According to a report by The Economic Times, the Supreme Court will be hearing Facebook’s transfer petition on Tuesday. The case is currently being heard by the Madras High […]

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Public Policy Associate Manager Facebook, Delhi

Job Post: Public Policy Associate Manager @ Facebook, Delhi

Facebook is looking for an analytical thinker with experience in policy, law, business operations, or government to join our Content Policy team. The team’s mission is to create and communicate rules for how Facebook’s products may be used by people on Facebook and its family of applications. As a Content Policy team member, you will […]

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TikTok Video-Sharing App Fined 5.7 Million Dollar For Illegally Gathering Children’s Data

TikTok Video-Sharing App Fined $5.7 mn For Illegally Gathering Children’s Data

TikTok, the fast-growing video-sharing app has agreed to pay a $5.7 million fine to the US Federal Trade Commission to settle charges that it illegally collected personal information from children under 13. The penalty has been imposed against the social network for failing to obtain parental consent from its underage users as required by the […]

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Job Post Lead Litigation Counsel at Facebook

Job Post: Lead Litigation Counsel @ Facebook

Facebook seeks a highly motivated team player as Counsel, Litigation for the APAC region who will manage complex litigation matters and advise internal teams on legal challenges and strategies. The role requires analytical skills, good judgement, strong work ethic and communication proficiency along with a keen interest in learning and working with new technologies and […]

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