In the name of mobile repair, the student’s private photo was put on Facebook, now Apple will pay the damages of millions
The uploaded photos also included some very personal photos. The accused carried out the incident in such a way that it seemed that the girl herself had posted the pictures. The matter came to light when some friends of the student told her about it. After this he took legal action against the company.
Washington: Mobile manufacturer Apple has suffered heavy losses due to its employees. In fact, some employees of Apple’s Repair Department had posted nude pictures of a girl student on Facebook, after which the company has agreed to pay lakhs of rupees to the victim as damages. The company has also taken action against the guilty employees, as well as assured that such incidents will not happen in future.
Incident happened in 2006
According to the report of ‘The Telegraph’, a 21-year-old student from Oregon gave her mobile to Apple in 2016 to be repaired. This mobile was given at an Apple repair facility located in California. But two employees working here, while fixing the mobile phone, posted about 10 pictures of the student from her mobile on her Facebook account.
The disclosure of the matter happened in this way
The uploaded photos also included some very personal photos. The accused carried out the incident in such a way that it appeared that the girl herself had posted the pictures. The matter came to light when some friends of the student told her about it. After this, the victim immediately deleted her photo and resorted to legal action against the company.
2 Employees fired from the job
After its slander and court rebuke, Apple has now agreed to pay damages. Millions of dollars in damages will be given to the victim student. However, the amount of damages has not been disclosed yet. But the victim’s lawyers had demanded $5 million for mental stress. According to the report, the company has fired two of its employees in this regard.