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Let’s Get “Real”: A Simplified Discussion of SCOTUS’ Decision in Spokeo Inc. v Robins

Written by May 23, 2016

Last Monday, the Supreme Court of the United States (SCOTUS) announced its 6-2 ruling in favor of Spokeo in Spokeo Inc. v. Robins. The focus of the case is defining the “injury in fact” that the Constitution requires a plaintiff to demonstrate in order to institute a lawsuit in federal court. In particular, the question was…
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Supreme Court Sides With Spokeo – Official Statement

Written by May 16, 2016

Earlier today, the Supreme Court announced its decision in “Spokeo, Inc. v. Robins” on the very important issue of whether the Constitution permits a lawsuit to proceed merely on the allegation that federal law has been violated when the plaintiff cannot claim that he has been harmed in a concrete way. With its opinion in the…
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Spokeo named to the socalTECH 50

Written by November 20, 2015

We’ve had quite a year! We’re excited to add one more accolade to the list of earned awards for our growing company with today’s announcement of the socalTECH 50! Our CEO Harrison Tang was named as one of the 50 people to watch in Southern California Tech. The socalTECH 50 is aimed at identifying and…
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Spokeo Makes its Debut on Deloitte Fast 500

Written by November 13, 2015

Spokeo Ranks #195 on Annual Fastest Growing Technology Companies in North America List Spokeo was ranked #195 on Deloitte’s Technology Fast 500™, a ranking of the 500 fastest growing technology, media, telecommunications, life sciences and energy tech companies in North America. Spokeo grew 391% percent during this period. “This is an incredible honor for Spokeo…
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Spokeo Presents Oral Arguments to U.S. Supreme Court

Written by November 2, 2015

Earlier today, Spokeo, represented by Andrew Pincus, John Nadolenco, Archis Parasharami, and Donald Falk of Mayer Brown LLP, presented arguments to the Supreme Court of the United States in “Spokeo, Inc. v. Robbins” on the very important issue of whether the Constitution permits a lawsuit to proceed merely on the allegation that federal law has…
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New York Times: After Ashley Madison Breach, Online Daters Check Credentials

Written by October 16, 2015

We talk about dating research constantly on Spokeo, and how important it is to learn more about the people you’re thinking about getting involved with. The latest security leak at Ashley Madison brought to light just how many people might be leading a double life in relationships. New York Times contributor, Abby Ellin, penned a piece…
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SPOKEO RANKS ON PRESTIGIOUS INC. 5000 LIST

Written by August 12, 2015

Leading People Search Website Named Number 1,114 on List of America’s Fastest Growing Private Companies Pasadena, Calif. (August 12, 2015) – Spokeo, a leading people search engine, today announced that it was named to the 2015 Inc. 5000 list. The list represents the fastest-growing private companies in the U.S. Spokeo has a three-year revenue growth of…
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Spokeo #25 on LABJ’s List of Minority-Owned Businesses

Written by July 1, 2015

In June, Spokeo was proud to have made it into the top 25 of the LA Business Journal’s List of Minority-Owned Businesses. The list is comprised of LA County-based companies ranked by their 2014 revenue. We’re excited to be included amongst such great company yet again! Topping the list were mega fashion retailer Forever 21…
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Spokeo Wins Prestigious 2015 Ernst & Young Entrepreneur Of The Year® Award For Greater Los Angeles

Written by June 18, 2015

Ernst & Young LLP announced CEO and Co-founder Harrison Tang of Spokeo, a leading people search website, as the winner in the Consumer Services category of the Ernst & Young Entrepreneur Of The Year® 2015 Awards in Greater Los Angeles. The award recognizes entrepreneurs who demonstrate excellence and extraordinary success in areas such as innovation,…
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Spokeo CEO Talks Challenges and Funding for Startups

Written by May 28, 2015

According to Forbes, a whopping 90% of startups are destined to fail. Spokeo began in 2006 and most recently celebrated its most successful year to date. Take a look at what our CEO, Harrison Tang had to say about challenges and funding as an entrepreneur in a recent Q&A with LA News Group.  

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