Panel agrees with firm on location of Facebook/Cambridge Analytica action

June 6, 2018 – The U.S. Judicial Panel on Multidistrict Litigation agreed with the firm, issuing an order today directing that almost three dozen class actions against Facebook and Cambridge Analytica filed throughout the country should be centralized with the firm’s case in the federal district court in San Francisco.   The Panel, which is tasked with determining if and where a large number of cases involving common questions of fact should be centrally situated, also assigned the judge in the firm’s case to the matter. Federal district court judge Vince Chhabria has set a hearing in the matter for July 18.  To read the firm’s complaint, click here. If you believe you have been affected by the data breach or wish to learn more about the case, click here.