Young v. Facebook, Inc., 790 F.Supp.2d 1110 (N.D. Cal. 2011)

Reports relating to this case:

  • Facebook Protected From Discrimination Claim Because it Operates in Cyberspace

    Date:
    February 13, 2012

    In Young v. Facebook, Inc., 790 F.Supp.2d 1110 (N.D. Cal. 2011), the court addressed whether a Facebook user with bipolar disorder stated a valid claim against Facebook under the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), 42 USCS ยง 12101, when Facebook deactivated the user's account and addressed her concerns with automated responses, rather than with a human customer service system.