Pritzker Levine LLP Files Class Action Lawsuit Alleging that Google, YouTube, and YouTube Channel Owners Have Violated the Privacy Rights of Children Under Thirteen

October 25, 2019 – Pritzker Levine LLP and Silver Golub & Teitell LLP have filed a class action lawsuit alleging that Google, YouTube, and certain channel owners on YouTube have violated the privacy rights of millions of children under the age of thirteen. The complaint alleges that the Defendants surreptitiously collected the personal information of children who view videos on YouTube without parental consent, in violation of the Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act and other laws and privacy rights. The case is Hubbard v. Google, et al., proceeding in the United States District Court for the Northern District of California.

If you would like more information or would like to discuss participating in the lawsuit, please contact Jonathan Levine at jkl@pritzkerlevine.com.

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