Category: Oracle

Oracle and Salesforce hit with GDPR class action lawsuits over cookie tracking consent
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Oracle and Salesforce hit with GDPR class action lawsuits over cookie tracking consent

The use of third party cookies for ad tracking and targeting by data broker giants Oracle and Salesforce is the focus of class action style litigation announced today in the UK and the Netherlands. The suits will argue that mass surveillance of Internet users to carry out real-time bidding ad auctions cannot possibly be compatible…

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Oracle Employees Need to Shut Up About Larry Ellison’s Trump Fundraiser
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Oracle Employees Need to Shut Up About Larry Ellison’s Trump Fundraiser

Oracle employees are protesting Larry Ellison for holding a Donald Trump fundraiser on his private property. Tech employees haven’t shied away from political activism, even against their employers. That doesn’t make their protests any less hypocritical. We’d already seen it at Google, Amazon, and Microsoft. Now it’s happening at Oracle. A petition drafted by angry…

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Oracle directors give blessing to shareholder lawsuit against Larry Ellison and Safra Catz
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Oracle directors give blessing to shareholder lawsuit against Larry Ellison and Safra Catz

Three years after closing a $9.3 billion deal to acquire NetSuite, several Oracle board members have written an extraordinary letter to the Delaware Court, approving a shareholder lawsuit against company executives Larry Ellison and Safra Catz over the 2016 deal. Reuters broke this story. According to Reuters’ Alison Frankel, three board members, including former U.S.…

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