Spokeo "people search" site has until next week to cough up $800,000

“People search engine” Spokeo has been fined US$800,000 by the FTC.

Spokeo is alleged to have sold consumer reports to companies in the human resources, background screening, and recruiting industries – in violation of Credit Reporting law.

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