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U.S. Supreme Court unanimously rule that GPS installation and tracking of a vehicle constitutes a search, but the justices disagree on rationale - are lines being drawn on privacy rights and new technology?

  • Proskauer Rose LLP
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  • USA
  • -
  • January 23 2012

In a narrowly-drawn majority opinion, the United States Supreme Court ruled in United States v. Antoine Jones that the Government’s attachment of a GPS-tracking device to a vehicle, and the subsequent monitoring of the movements of that vehicle on public streets, constitutes a search

An old wine - new bottles analogy leads to dismissal of indictment for alleged Twitter stalking

  • Proskauer Rose LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • December 22 2011

The Twitter micro-blogging service is just like the bulletin boards that Colonial Americans might have had in their front yards to communicate with one another at the time the Bill of Rights was adopted, said a federal district court judge in United States v. Cassidy, No. TWT 11-091 (D. Md. Dec. 15, 2011

Wiretapping in child custody dispute results in civil damage award under federal Wiretap Act

  • Proskauer Rose LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • May 5 2011

A spouse involved in a child custody dispute and her parents were assessed civil damages under the federal Wiretap Act in connection with the recording of conversations via a device hidden in a child's toy

No implied consent under SCA to discovery of e-mails arises from e-mail account holder's fugitive status

  • Proskauer Rose LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • May 5 2011

A parent who is alleged to have unlawfully taken her children to a foreign county did not thereby consent, within the meaning of the Stored Communications Act, to the disclosure of her e-mails pursuant to a civil discovery subpoena directed to her ISP, the district court ruled