Fine

09.03.14
Verizon to shell out $7.4 million to settle FCC marketing privacy investigation
09.03.14

Verizon to shell out $7.4 million to settle FCC marketing privacy investigation

An FCC investigation determined that Verizon failed to offer around two million new customers inst...

By B. Steele,   09.03.14
View
05.20.14
Sprint fined $7.5 million for violating your 'Do Not Call' requests
05.20.14

Sprint fined $7.5 million for violating your 'Do Not Call' requests

Sprint's bank account is going to be a bit lighter thanks to the FCC's recent announcement that th...

By T. Seppala,   05.20.14
View
04.15.14
Belgium bans Uber, threatens €10,000 fine for each attempted pickup
04.15.14

Belgium bans Uber, threatens €10,000 fine for each attempted pickup

A Brussels court has declared Uber to be illegal in Belgium, saying the company will be fined &eur...

By S. Dent,   04.15.14
View
02.05.14
Google will escape fines in EU antitrust case by promoting rival services
02.05.14

Google will escape fines in EU antitrust case by promoting rival services

Google has finally reached a settlement in its long-running dispute with the European Commission o...

By S. Dent,   02.05.14
View
01.30.14
Korea remembers to fine Google for unauthorized data-gathering in 2010
01.30.14

Korea remembers to fine Google for unauthorized data-gathering in 2010

South Korea's communications regulator has fined Google $196,000 (or the more impressive-sounding...

By M. Smith,   01.30.14
View
01.08.14
France slaps Google with $204,000 fine for violating privacy laws
01.08.14

France slaps Google with $204,000 fine for violating privacy laws

Google's run in with France's privacy regulator has come to a rather undignified end. After months...

By M. Brian,   01.08.14
View
12.19.13
Spain fines Google $1.2 million for allegedly violating privacy laws
12.19.13

Spain fines Google $1.2 million for allegedly violating privacy laws

Google triggered investigations in six European countries when it revealed its unified privacy pol...

By J. Fingas,   12.19.13
View
12.18.13
Sweden fines pirate $650,000 for illegally sharing a single film
12.18.13

Sweden fines pirate $650,000 for illegally sharing a single film

Sure, it's no Somalia, but Sweden's been fighting plenty of its own battles against piracy -- of t...

By Z. Honig,   12.18.13
View