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Consumer data privacy update for marketers, part 1: Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act amendments

  • McDermott Will & Emery
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  • USA
  • -
  • November 19 2013

New technologies enable marketers to collect and analyze more and more specific data than ever before. Marketers can track consumers

To track or not to track

  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • October 21 2013

Digital advertising based on tracking users' interests and related privacy concerns have been the subject of many recent news articles. What does

Better Business Bureau issues Compliance Warning to website operators

  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • October 21 2013

On October 14, 2013, the Better Business Bureau issued a Compliance Warning noting that a "significant minority of website operators" are omitting

Next time, buy the CDs

  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • July 31 2013

Following the lead of other courts addressing statutory penalties for illegal music downloading, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the First Circuit

Second Circuit refuses to enjoin Aereo’s internet streaming of broadcast television

  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • May 31 2013

Addressing the legality of a streaming TV service that provides internet-streaming of broadcast television programming, the U.S. Court of Appeals for

No “safe harbor” for BitTorrent website operator

  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • April 30 2013

The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit affirmed a summary judgment ruling in favor of seven film studios finding that the defendant induced

FTC updates guidelines for making proper disclosures in digital advertising

  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • April 22 2013

The U.S. Federal Trade Commission (FTC) released updated guidance on how to make online advertising and marketing disclosures "clear and conspicuous"

Statutory provision on royalty judges violates appointments clause

  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • August 30 2012

The U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit ruled that the position of Copyright Royalty Judges (CRJs) violates the Appointments Clause of the U.S. Constitution, but remedied the violation by invalidating and severing restrictions on the Librarian of Congress’s ability to remove the CRJs

Federal Circuit affirms jury verdict of invalidity based on on-sale bar and public use

  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • June 28 2012

Affirming the district court’s judgment, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit cleared Facebook of allegations of patent infringement, finding that that the patent in suit was invalid under 35 U.S.C. 102(b) because the patentee’s product which embodied the patented subject matter was on sale and in public use more than one year before the filing of the patent

Collecting and selling data mined from social media sites covered by FCRA

  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • June 25 2012

On June 12, 2012, the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) announced a settlement with Spokeo, Inc., a data broker that compiles and sells detailed information profiles on consumers, in connection with claims that Spokeo violated the Fair Credit Reporting Act (FCRA) and the FTC’s Endorsement Guidelines