Facebook Settles Class-Action Suit by Contract Content Moderators for $52M

The company also committed to several steps to provide a safer work environment

Scola v. Facebook,was filed in Superior Court of the State of California in September 2018 PeopleImages/iStock

Facebook settled a class-action lawsuit on behalf of content moderators for $52 million, along with agreeing to steps toward providing a safer work environment for those contract workers.

david.cohen@adweek.com David Cohen is editor of Adweek's Social Pro Daily.