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Facebook’s Targeted Job Ads Allow Companies to Exclude Women, Says ACLU Lawsuit

Facebook is facing a gender discrimination lawsuit that accuses the company of allowing employers advertising on its platform to target employment ads exclusively to male candidates. The American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) filed a federal complaint with the Equal Employment … Continue reading

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Facebook’s Updating Business Pages and There’s Nothing to Fear!

In the past weeks, you may have received notification from Facebook that they will be changing your business page template. PS is here to report that this is nothing to fear! Facebook has taken the initiative to make these updates… … Continue reading

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California Jury to Decide if Facebook’s Deep Learning Facial Recognition Creates Regulated Biometric Information

Following a recent decision issued by Judge James Donato of the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California, a jury to be convened in San Francisco in July will decide whether a Facebook artificial intelligence technology creates regulated … Continue reading

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EPIC Sues FTC for Release of Facebook’s Audits

“EPIC has filed a Freedom of Information Act lawsuit to obtain the release of the unredacted Facebook Assessments from the FTC. The FTC Consent Order. required Facebook to provide to the FTC biennial assessments conducted by an independent auditor. In … Continue reading

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Facebook’s Problems Spotlight Elevated Role of In-House Lawyers

Those studying the role of in-house lawyers would be wise to watch Facebook’s team as they respond to the many challenges the company is facing. Developing strategy and acting as a company’s public face to governmental entities are often key … Continue reading

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