Mishcon de Reya and Pinsent Masons take up lead roles on Google privacy breach dispute

Litigation funder Therium Capital Management has backed the case against the internet giant

Mishcon de Reya is advising a group led by the former executive director of consumer group Which?, Richard Lloyd, in a class action lawsuit against internet giant Google.

The group, named Google You Owe Us, alleges that Google breached the UK Data Protection Act by bypassing privacy settings on Apple phones to track the behaviour of people using the Safari browser.

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