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No harm, no foul appellate court finds no CMIA claim without actual injury

  • Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman LLP
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  • USA
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  • July 29 2014

California’s Confidentiality of Medical Information Act, Cal. Civ. Code 56 et seq. (“CMIA”), provides that an individual may recover $1,000 nominal

FTC obtains multi-million dollar judgments against alleged fake malware tech support companies and their owners

  • Klein Moynihan Turco LLP
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  • USA
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  • July 28 2014

The United States District Court for the Southern District of New York recently issued default judgments in six separate actions in favor of the

Appellate Court rules medical information must actually have been viewed by an unauthorized person for a plaintiff to recover under the California Confidentiality of Medical Information Act

  • Davis Wright Tremaine LLP
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  • USA
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  • July 28 2014

The California Court of Appeal recently held that in order to recover under California's Confidentiality of Medical Information Act (CMIA), Civ. Code

USPTO Alice Corp. guidelines provide concrete guidance on abstract ideas

  • Merchant & Gould
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  • USA
  • -
  • July 28 2014

On June 25, 2014, the USPTO issued a memorandum regarding revised examination instructions as a result of the Supreme Court decision in Alice Corp. v

Suit seeks to include e-mail address under Song-Beverly protections

  • Manatt Phelps & Phillips LLP
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  • USA
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  • July 25 2014

According to a new complaint filed in California federal court against Express Fashion Apparel, LLC, the retailer's collection of a customer's phone

Status updates - July 25, 2014

  • Morrison & Foerster LLP
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  • USA
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  • July 25 2014

Facebook reported strong results for ad revenue in the second quarter of 2014. Mobile advertising was particularly strong, up 30 percent from last

Alice v. CLS Bank- another blow against software patents

  • RK Dewan & Co
  • -
  • USA
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  • July 25 2014

On Thursday, June 19, 2014, the United States Supreme Court passed a unanimous judgement upholding a Federal Circuit Court's decision to strike down

U.S. District Court dismisses privacy class actions against Viacom, Google

  • Davis Wright Tremaine LLP
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  • USA
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  • July 25 2014

On July 2, 2014, New Jersey Federal District Judge Stanley R. Chesler dismissed six consolidated MDL class actions challenging Viacom’s and Google’s

Southern district opinion allows wholesale seizure of emails from host provider with minimal showing of probable cause

  • Manatt Phelps & Phillips LLP
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  • USA
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  • July 24 2014

A Southern District of New York Magistrate Judge last week approved the government's ability to conduct searches and seizures of entire email

Misuse of personal information may not be a necessary element in data breach cases

  • Dykema Gossett PLLC
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  • USA
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  • July 24 2014

As the number of data breaches seems to increase every day, so does the number of lawsuits being filed. While the litigation is growing, the need for