Who is online?
In total there is 1 user online :: 0 Registered, 0 Hidden and 1 Guest

None

[ View the whole list ]


Most users ever online was 8 on Sun Apr 16, 2017 11:11 pm
Latest topics
» We will meet you this tuesday
Mon Oct 05, 2009 2:35 am by somindradilruk

» RE-ENROLMENT
Wed Sep 02, 2009 7:55 am by somindradilruk

» Beyond this world
Tue Feb 24, 2009 3:23 pm by somindradilruk

» Best Moves Ever
Tue Feb 24, 2009 3:21 pm by somindradilruk

» What Does 256 Cores Look Like?
Mon Feb 23, 2009 9:31 pm by tim.miller30

» New CEO of Microsoft
Mon Feb 23, 2009 9:21 pm by tim.miller30

» What Happened to IPv5?
Mon Feb 16, 2009 10:47 pm by somindradilruk

» Classful Addressing
Sun Feb 15, 2009 10:22 am by somindradilruk

» Bouncing Balls
Thu Feb 12, 2009 3:03 pm by somindradilruk

August 2018
MonTueWedThuFriSatSun
  12345
6789101112
13141516171819
20212223242526
2728293031  

Calendar Calendar


Facebook Spammer Dinged for $873 Million

Go down

Facebook Spammer Dinged for $873 Million

Post  Admin on Tue Nov 25, 2008 3:03 pm



A federal court has awarded Facebook more than $873 million in damages against a spammer for showering the site's members with unsolicited advertisements that pushed sexually oriented products.

Judge Jeremy Fogel, of the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California, awarded statutory damages of more than $436.6 million against Adam Guerbuez and his company, Atlantis Blue Capital, and an equal sum in aggravated statutory damages.

The judgment also provides for Facebook to collect reasonable attorneys' fees and recover the costs of the lawsuit, and must file an application for this by Dec. 12.

Sam O'Rourke, Facebook's senior corporate counsel, told InternetNews.com that the social networking site does not expect to be able to collect anywhere near the amount awarded, but said the legal victory still sends a signal to all spammers that it will pursue them relentlessly.


Read More
avatar
Admin
Admin

Posts : 70
Join date : 2008-10-17
Location : Stockton-on-Tees

View user profile http://srcnetwork.1talk.net

Back to top Go down

Back to top

- Similar topics

 
Permissions in this forum:
You cannot reply to topics in this forum