BLM – COOKIE MONSTER OR ONE SMART COOKIE?
Author - Tim Smith
THE APPEAL OF LLOYD V GOOGLE IN THE SUPREME COURT
Yesterday saw the first day of Google’s two day appeal to the Justices of the Supreme Court. Mr Lloyd’s billion-pound legal action against the tech-giant seeks compensation for an estimated 4.4 million iPhone users in England and Wales whose information was tracked and collated by Google using what has been called the ‘safari workaround’ cookie. A surprise Court of Appeal judgment in 2019 unanimously overturned a High Court decision that threw out the proposed representative action.