Settlement

03.08.16
Sony finally hands out free game codes for its 2011 hack
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Sony finally hands out free game codes for its 2011 hack

It's been almost five years since PlayStation services went down for 23 days.

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03.07.16
Verizon can't share web activity with advertisers unless you opt in
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Verizon can't share web activity with advertisers unless you opt in

The company must also pay a $1.35 million fine to settle with the FCC.

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02.09.16
'Happy Birthday' settlement puts the song in the public domain
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'Happy Birthday' settlement puts the song in the public domain

You won't have to pay Warner to use the most popular English song in history.

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01.06.16
Lumosity settles claims it misled you over 'brain training'
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Lumosity settles claims it misled you over 'brain training'

Lumos Labs will pay the FTC $2 million for making unsupported claims that it could improve your mind.

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12.21.15
Oracle settles charges that it misled you on Java security
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Oracle settles charges that it misled you on Java security

Oracle has to not only notify you about its security risks, but help you uninstall vulnerable Java copies.

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12.02.15
Target settles data breach lawsuit with banks for $39 million
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Target settles data breach lawsuit with banks for $39 million

Pending a court's approval, the retailer will settle legal proceedings with affected financial institutions.

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10.20.15
Sony reaches multi-million dollar settlement with ex-employees over hack
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Sony reaches multi-million dollar settlement with ex-employees over hack

Sony will have to pay employees it failed to protect during a massive breach.

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10.18.15
Cablevision and Viacom settle their lawsuits over channel bundling
10.18.15

Cablevision and Viacom settle their lawsuits over channel bundling

Cablevision and Viacom have decided that it's not worth fighting over channel packs.

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