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Another day another revelation about Facebook giving researcher data on 57B users

The Guardian – “Before Facebook suspended Aleksandr Kogan from its platform for the data harvesting “scam” at the centre of the unfolding Cambridge Analytica scandal, the social media company enjoyed a close enough relationship with the researcher that it provided … Continue reading

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Supreme Court will hear PAGA arbitration case and another Prop. 47 matter

At this week’s Wednesday conference, the Supreme Court, among other things, granted review in a civil case about arbitration and un-held a Proposition 47 criminal case. The conference actions included: The court granted review in Lawson v. ZB, N.A., where … Continue reading

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Yet Another Lesson from the Cambridge Analytica Fiasco: Remove the Barriers to User Privacy Control

Last weekend’s Cambridge Analytica news—that the company was able to access tens of millions of users’ data by paying low-wage workers on Amazon’s Mechanical Turk to take a Facebook survey, which gave Cambridge Analytica access to Facebook’s dossier on each … Continue reading

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Another Food Bank Item Recalled over Listeria

Oregon Food Bank is voluntarily recalling 1,219 pounds of nutritional yeast, which was donated to the food bank. No illness has been reported but it was donated at the same time as two other recalled products — chia and pumpkin … Continue reading

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Another Wells Fargo Broker Suspended and Fined by FINRA

Gary Gray, a former Las Vegas-based Wells Fargo broker was suspended from the industry for three months by the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA). He was also fined $10,000. Allegedly, Gray exercised discretion in effecting 236 trades in accounts maintained … Continue reading

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