Today's Hard|Forum Post
Today's Hard|Forum Post

Monday February 04, 2013

Apple Wins Credit Card Privacy Case

The California Supreme Court today ruled that it is okay for Apple collect personal information for online purchases that are downloaded electronically.

In a split decision, the California Supreme Court said state privacy protections for credit cards do not apply to online purchases that are downloaded electronically. Apple was the defendant in the latest lawsuit, brought as a proposed class action by a consumer who purchased downloads from iTunes. Online retailers eBay Inc and Wal-Mart Stores Inc also filed briefs supporting Apple.

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