Court Finds, Again, That Device ID is Not Personally Identifiable Information Under the Video Privacy Protection Act

Court Finds, Again, That Device ID is Not Personally Identifiable Information Under the Video Privacy Protection Act

On October 8, 2014, a district court judge in Georgia dismissed with prejudice a Video Privacy Protection Act (VPPA) action against The Cartoon Network (CN), holding that the disclosure of the plaintiff’s Android ID was not actionable because the Android ID did not qualify as “personally identifiable information” (PII).