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Social Media 201

Social Media 201Starting October 13, Social Media 201 picks up where Social Media 101 left off, to provide you with hands-on instruction for gaining likes, followers, retweets, favorites, pins, and engagement. Social media experts will teach you how to make social media marketing work for your bottom line and achieving your business goals. Register now!

Final Gavel For Class-Action Suit Vs. Facebook Over Use Of Users’ Images In Sponsored Stories?

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Could the Fraley et al vs. Facebook class-action lawsuit over the use of users’ images in sponsored stories finally come to an end Friday? If U.S. District Court Judge Richard Seeborg grants his final approval to the settlement reached between the social network and the plaintiffs, the suit, which was originally filed in 2011, may hear its final gavel.

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Report: Judge Closer To Approving Facebook’s Revised Settlement In Sponsored Stories Suit

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Did a $10 bill change the mind of U.S. District Court Judge Richard Seeborg? Quite possibly, but not in an illegal way: At a hearing in San Francisco Thursday, Seeborg looked more favorably upon Facebook’s revised settlement proposal in a class-action lawsuit over the use of users’ images in sponsored stories, and the judge said he would rule “very shortly.”

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