Doubleclick privacy class action dismissed

2001.03.30. Law.com

A federal judge in NY has dismissed a privacy class action
challenging Doubleclick's practice of placing cookies on
user hard drives. The court ruled that Doubleclick was not
engagd in secret collection of private data and found that
access to user hard drives was not unauthorized.
(http://www.law.com/…n/nwlink.cgi?…)