UK Supreme Court rejects mass-action lawsuit against Google

Wednesday 10 November 2021 | 21:21 CET | News
The Open Rights Group (ORG), UK-based organisation working to protect digital rights, and UK consumer group Which? have both expressed disappointment after the Supreme Court blocked a mass-action lawsuit against Google.

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