Lawsuit Investigation: Did UEFA Violate a Video Privacy Law by Sharing Consumers’ Data?

Last Updated on March 25, 2024

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At A Glance

This Alert Affects:
Anyone who has a UEFA account or subscribed to the newsletter, watched videos on or within the past three years, has a Facebook account, and lives in Massachusetts or California.
What’s Going On?
Attorneys working with have reason to believe that the Union of European Football Associations (UEFA) may be using a tracking tool on its websites to secretly transmit details about certain users and the videos they’ve watched to Facebook. They’re now looking into whether a class action lawsuit can be filed over potential privacy violations.
How Could a Lawsuit Help?
A class action lawsuit could help compensate people who may have had their privacy violated and potentially force UEFA to change its privacy practices.
How Much Could I Get?
There are no guarantees as to how much money you could get or whether a lawsuit will be successful, but the federal Video Privacy Protection Act provides that consumers who had their rights violated under the law could be owed $2,500.