MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – LinkedIn has agreed to pay $13 million for sending users too many emails.
It’s all part of a settlement stemming from a 2013 lawsuit linked to the social networking site’s ‘add connections’ feature. Some LinkedIn members were upset that address book contacts they’d requested to connect with had received multiple reminder emails.READ MORE: 'Purple Reigns In Minnesota': Minnesota Congress Making First Steps To Honor Prince
The settlement affects those who used the feature between 2011 and 2014.READ MORE: Minn.-Based Dairy Queen Takes Mass. Company To Court Over Use Of ‘Blizzard’ Name
Users have until December 14 to submit a claim.
Customers could be paid up to $1,500 dollars each.MORE NEWS: You Can Always Get What You Want? Mick Jagger Has 2 Juicy (Jucy) Lucys Before Concert
For more information on the settlement, or to file a claim, click here.