Attorney General Kaul Announces Historic 40-State Google Settlement over Location Tracking Practices
November 17, 2022
Attorney General Josh Kaul announced on November 14, 2022, that Wisconsin, along with 39 other attorneys generals, has reached a $391.5 million multistate settlement with Google over its location tracking practices relating to Google Account settings. This is the largest multistate Attorney General privacy settlement in the history of the U.S. Wisconsin will receive $8,421,918.67 from the settlement.
Location data is a key part of Google’s digital advertising business. Google uses the personal an Location data is among the most sensitive and valuable personal information Google collect...