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Email scam targets franchise lawyers

  • Armstrong Teasdale LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • March 24 2014

Email scams are nothing new. As long as people have been using the Internet, clever scammers have been using it as a tool to perpetrate fraud on

Internet marketing company avoids liability for breach

  • Steptoe & Johnson LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • March 15 2014

In Silverpop Systems, Inc., v. Leading Market Technologies, Inc., the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Georgia has dismissed a

Twitter, evidence, privacy and social media

  • Cozen O'Connor
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • March 19 2014

A recent case, albeit one dealing with a governmental subpoena, shows that the SCA may not be the panacea that social networking sites think it is

This week in California litigation

  • Mayer Brown LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • February 18 2011

California's impact on national and even global business reaches far beyond its state line

Will Pennsylvania shut down the free internet?

  • Steptoe & Johnson LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • December 8 2012

A Hotmail user in Pennsylvania has brought a class action against Google (Brinkman v. Google, Inc.) alleging that its interception of non-Gmail users’ communications with Gmail users violates Pennsylvania’s wiretap statute

Whatever happened to detention? Principal sues students under Computer Fraud and Abuse Act for allegedly creating fake social media account

  • Seyfarth Shaw LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • October 25 2013

As social media becomes more engrained in our lives, we hear more and more about its use among students. Although some of these uses are perfectly

Highest bidder loses spoliation fight in auction house data breach

  • Baker & Hostetler LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • May 31 2013

A recent case out of the Northern District of Ohio is an unsung victory for proportionality in that the Court twice declined to sanction a

Court of Appeals ruling may broaden bank liability for unauthorized internet funds transfers

  • Davis Wright Tremaine LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • July 16 2012

On July 3, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the First Circuit overturned a district court ruling and allowed a lawsuit by Patco Construction Co. (“Patco”) to proceed against Peoples United Bank (the “Bank”) over $345,000 that was stolen from Patco’s bank accounts through internet fraud in 2009

Another company gets caught for falsely claiming Safe Harbor certification

  • Steptoe & Johnson LLP
  • -
  • European Union, USA
  • -
  • February 27 2014

Fantage.com, a children's online entertainment company, is the latest to settle with the FTC on charges that it falsely claimed that it was currently

Click here for class action: Illinois court gives the green light to huge internet privacy class

  • Alston & Bird LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • June 4 2013

Everybody shops on the Internet these days. ComScore developed software that tracks consumers’ online behavior. Consumers download the software in