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No expansion of CFAA liability for monetary exploit of software bug

  • Proskauer Rose LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • November 13 2013

In the game Monopoly, lucky players landing on Community Chest might turn over the highly desirable "Bank Error in Your Favor, Collect $200&Prime

New California law impacts use of information from minors, offers right to delete

  • Proskauer Rose LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • October 2 2013

On July 1st of this year, new amendments to the Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act Rule (COPPA Rule) came into effect, with perhaps the most

Oracle v. Google judge writes the book on software programming copyright for now, anyway

  • Proskauer Rose LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • June 6 2012

The trial in the dispute between Oracle and Google over the use of Java technology in the Android operating system is over, and the greatly anticipated ruling on copyright in the Java Application Programming Interface (API) has issued

Ninth Circuit ruling trimming CFAA claims for misappropriation reminds employers that technical network security is the first defense

  • Proskauer Rose LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • April 13 2012

The Ninth Circuit, sitting en banc, has upheld a district court’s dismissal of criminal charges under the Computer Fraud and Abuse Act that were predicated on misappropriation of proprietary documents in violation of the employer’s computer use policy

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
  • -
  • 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

There's no sense waiting to see what the U.S. Supreme Court has to say about GPS tracking

  • Proskauer Rose LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • January 5 2012

That appears to be the opinion of Magistrate Judge David Noce in United States v. Robinson, No. 4:11-cr-00361 (D. Mo. Dec. 27, 2011), who ruled that GPS tracking of a public official suspected of having a no-show municipal job did not require a warrant

Who do you trust? Proposed cybersecurity bill would encourage public-private cyber threat information exchange by providing legal immunity

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

“Who Do You Trust” was a 1950’s game show that required players to decide whether they could rely upon the information provided by their partners to win cash prizes of $25, $50 and $75

Ninth Circuit will rehear important employee data theft case under the Computer Fraud and Abuse Act

  • Proskauer Rose LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • November 1 2011

On October 27, 2011, the United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit agreed to rehear the appeal in United States v. Nosal

Novell prevails in long-running dispute over ownership of UNIX copyrights - and open source software moves on

  • Proskauer Rose LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • August 31 2011

The dispute between The SCO Group and Novell, Inc. over the ownership of copyrights in the code to certain versions of the UNIX operating system, which started eight years ago, appears to have been handed its retirement papers by the Tenth Circuit

Texas raises stakes on health care privacy

  • Proskauer Rose LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • August 30 2011

In May, Texas enacted a far-reaching new health information privacy law that will take effect on September 12, 2012