We use cookies to customise content for your subscription and for analytics.
If you continue to browse Lexology, we will assume that you are happy to receive all our cookies. For further information please read our Cookie Policy.
In cooperation with Association of Corporate Counsel
  Request new password

Search results

Order by most recent / most popular / relevance

Results: 1-10 of 242

White House announces new strategy to battle the bots

  • Steptoe & Johnson LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • June 2 2012

The White House has unveiled a new plan for combating botnets

Cybersquatting update: new protections for brand owners

  • Steptoe & Johnson LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • March 17 2011

Brand owners have recently been given new weapons in the never-ending battle against cybersquatters

FTC cracks down on online data collector

  • Steptoe & Johnson LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • October 27 2012

Compete, Inc., has agreed to settle Federal Trade Commission charges that it deceived consumers and engaged in an unfair practice by misrepresenting its online data collection practices and failing adequately to protect consumer data that it collected

How NIST’s cybersecurity framework could reduce cybersecurity

  • Steptoe & Johnson LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • October 12 2013

In my first post about NIST's draft cybersecurity framework I explained its basic problem as a spur to better security: It doesn't actually require

Court finds that Wiretap Act protects Wi-Fi payload data

  • Steptoe & Johnson LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • September 21 2013

The Ninth Circuit has rejected Google's motion to dismiss a putative class action based on Google's interception of communications transmitted by

Cyberlaw podcast episode five

  • Steptoe & Johnson LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • February 4 2014

In our fifth episode of the Steptoe Cyberlaw Podcast, Michael Vatis and Jason Weinstein discuss: Potential talks between the US and Snowden if he

From Prism to prison

  • Steptoe & Johnson LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • June 22 2013

One of the intelligence activities leaked by NSA contractor Edward Snowden this month is a program called "Prism," which involves the acquisition of

Court refuses to clean up Dirty World

  • Steptoe & Johnson LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • April 14 2012

A federal district court has rejected a lawsuit accusing a gossip website of defamation and invasion of privacy, finding that the site was immune from suit under Section 230(c)(1) of the Communications Decency Act (CDA

Like Noah, feds seek to populate their "identity ecosystem"

  • Steptoe & Johnson LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • January 15 2011

In June of 2010, the Obama Administration introduced the National Strategy for Trusted Identities in Cyberspace (NSTIC), a plan for creating an "Identity Ecosystem" that tries to reduce identity theft, Internet fraud, and other Internet security problems by authenticating the identities of online persons and infrastructures

New Yorkers hurt all over

  • Steptoe & Johnson LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • April 2 2011

at least when it comes to online copyright infringement