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Why companies should care about the Supreme Court's cell phone privacy decision

  • Steptoe & Johnson LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • July 3 2014

The Supreme Court June 25 unanimously held in Riley v. California that police must generally obtain a warrant to search a cell phone seized from an

Steptoe cyberlaw podcast interview with Dmitri Alperovich

  • Steptoe & Johnson LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • June 30 2014

This week in NSA: We take a look at the other half of the Lofgren amendment, which prohibits NSA and CIA from asking a company to "alter its product

Digital privacy gets big win at Supreme Court

  • Steptoe & Johnson LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • June 28 2014

The Supreme Court unanimously held, in Riley v. California, that police must generally obtain a warrant to search a cell phone seized from an

Microsoft challenges search warrant for data stored abroad

  • Steptoe & Johnson LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • June 14 2014

Microsoft has filed an appeal from a magistrate's decision to issue a search warrant requiring Microsoft to turn over to the U.S. government emails

Eleventh Circuit requires warrant for cell-site location data

  • Steptoe & Johnson LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • June 14 2014

Cell-site location data has become a popular tracking tool for law enforcement. It is not as popular in the courts, however, which are split on

Washington state expands privacy protection for text messages

  • Steptoe & Johnson LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • March 22 2014

U.S. courts are divided over the privacy protections afforded to electronic communications under federal law. In State v. Roden and State v. Hinton

Cyberlaw podcast episode four

  • Steptoe & Johnson LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • January 27 2014

In our fourth episode of the Steptoe Cyberlaw Podcast, Stewart Baker, Jason Weinstein, and guest commentator Steptoe partner Chris Conte, discuss:

The metadata whipsaw

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

What a difference eleven days make. On December 16, the U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia, held, in Klayman v. Obama, that the

New Jersey requires warrant for cell-site location data

  • Steptoe & Johnson LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • July 27 2013

The New Jersey Supreme Court has held, in State v. Thomas W. Earls, that the state constitution protects individuals' right to privacy in their cell

FISA court moves toward greater transparency

  • Steptoe & Johnson LLP
  • -
  • European Union, USA
  • -
  • July 20 2013

The recent leaks by Edward Snowden about government surveillance activities have put communications providers in a tough spot, with European