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Is online harassment a crime?
  • Graydon Head & Ritchey LLP
  • USA
  • May 18 2017

A recently filed federal lawsuit is challenging the constitutionality of a recently enacted Ohio statute that makes it a crime to post material on


Compensation-Related Information from Prospective Employees - Don’t Ask, Can Tell
  • Dechert LLP
  • USA
  • May 18 2017

New York City's mayor signed legislation captioned, "Prohibiting Employers From Inquiring About a Prospective Employee's Salary History" (Int. No


Gunning For An Anonymous Internet Defamer or Infringer’s Identity
  • Crowell & Moring LLP
  • USA
  • May 17 2017

In Gunning v. Doe, 2017 WL 1739442 (Me. May 4, 2017), Maine’s highest court just dodged the issue of the applicable First Amendment test for the


DC Circuit Discusses “Limited Purpose” Public Figures
  • Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman LLP
  • USA
  • May 16 2017

On May 9, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia issued a significant ruling in Kahl v. Bureau of National Affairs, Inc. The Court of


Mayor de Blasio Signs NYC Ban on Salary Inquiries
  • Jones Day
  • USA
  • May 5 2017

On May 4, 2017, New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio signed a law that will prohibit New York City employers from inquiring about the salary and


Eleventh Circuit Finds Restraint on Product Labeling Violation of First Amendment
  • Hunton & Williams LLP
  • USA
  • May 4 2017

Recently, in a case that should remind retailers and their suppliers to consider their First Amendment rights as they relate to the regulation of


Conflict Minerals Disclosure - New SEC Guidance
  • Baker & Hostetler LLP
  • USA
  • May 3 2017

On April 7, 2017, the Securities and Exchange Commission ("SEC") Division of Corporate Finance (the "Division") indicated that it will not recommend


Supreme Court Determines New York Credit Card Surcharge Ban Regulates Speech
  • Paul Hastings LLP
  • USA
  • May 2 2017

On March 29, 2017, the United States Supreme Court unanimously held that a New York law prohibiting merchants from imposing surcharges for credit card


Ninth Circuit Refuses Injunctive Relief Against Cell Phone Safety Ordinance
  • Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP
  • USA
  • April 28 2017

Wireless association CTIA was handed a legal defeat last Friday by a three judge panel of the Ninth Circuit Court, which rejected CTIA's appeal of a


Can You Copyright Infringe Anonymously?
  • Crowell & Moring LLP
  • USA
  • April 28 2017

Yesterday, the Sixth Circuit heard an anonymous copyright infringement case of first impression. See Signature Management Team, LLC v. Doe, No