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Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: Google LLC and YouTube LLC
Current Parent CompanyAlphabet Inc.
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Penalty: $34,000,000
Year: 2019
Date: September 4, 2019
Offense Group: consumer-protection-related offenses
Primary Offense: privacy violation
Violation Description: Google and YouTube agreed to pay $34 million to New York to settle allegations that they violated children's privacy rules. This was part of a larger $170 million settlement involving the federal government (see separate Violation Tracker entry).
Level of Government: state
Action Type: agency action
Agency: New York Attorney General
Civil or Criminal Case: civil
Facility State: New York
HQ Country of Current Parent: USA
HQ State of Current Parent: California
Ownership Structure of Current Parent: publicly traded
Major Industry of Current Parent: information technology
Specific Industry of Current Parent: internet services
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