Sony pays $1m to settle child privacy lawsuit


Sony Music Entertainment has agreed to pay a civil penalty of $1 million to settle the online child privacy lawsuit filed against it by the US Federal Trade Commission (FTC).The lawsuit alleged that Sony had “improperly collected, maintained and disclosed personal information from thousands of children under the age of 13, without their parents' consent”.The...

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Written by: Music Ally