DMV Lawsuit Investigation Looks into Potential Privacy Violations

Last Updated on September 28, 2023

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At A Glance

This Alert Affects:
Anyone who lives in South Carolina or Kansas, renewed their driver’s license or vehicle registration online in the last four years, and has a Facebook account.
What’s Going On?
Attorneys working with believe that Meta (formerly Facebook) may have illegally obtained drivers’ personal information through tracking tools installed on the websites of certain states’ motor vehicle departments. They’re now looking into whether class action lawsuits can be filed against Meta over potential privacy violations.
How Could a Lawsuit Help?
A class action lawsuit could help compensate drivers in South Carolina and Kansas for any violations of their privacy and force Meta to stop any unlawful access of consumers’ motor vehicle records.