Progress

Current status
in force
29 Dec 2022 in force
24 Jan 2022 under deliberation

Scope

Implementers
United States of America
Policy Area
Other operating condition
Policy Instrument
Consumer protection regulation
Regulated Economic Activity
cross-cutting
Government Branch
judiciary
executive
Government Body
court
consumer protection authority
Implementation Level
subnational

Timeline of events

29 Dec 2022
in force

Announced USD 20 million settlement between Indiana AG and Google regarding location data tracking practices

On 29 December 2022, the Attorney General of Indiana announced a settlement of USD 20 million with Google to resolve Indiana’s lawsuit against Google for deceptive location tracking practices. In the lawsuit, it was alleged that Google falsely repre…

Source
Event type public lawsuit
Action type ruling
Government branch judiciary
Government body court
24 Jan 2022
under deliberation

Indiana Attorney General files lawsuit against Google for allegedly tracking location data without users’ consent

The Attorney General of Indiana has filed a lawsuit against Google for its tracking location practices. In the lawsuit, it is alleged that Google falsely represented the extent to which users are able to control how their location data is collected,…

Source
Event type public lawsuit
Action type announcement
Government branch executive
Government body consumer protection authority