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Everyone’s nightmare: privacy and data breach risks
  • Locke Lord LLP
  • USA
  • August 10 2015

The rapid growth of the collection, usage, storage and transmission of information in electronic form, and the expansion of the interconnectivity


Facebook wins first round of European class action privacy battle
  • Locke Lord LLP
  • European Union
  • July 28 2015

Facebook has won its latest class action case in a long-running legal battle involving 25,000 European Facebook users. The class action was led by


Entertainment industry agent Rightscorp seeks personally identifiable information of thousands of Internet users
  • Locke Lord LLP
  • USA
  • May 7 2015

In the past two years, Rightscorp, Inc. has sought the identity of thousands of Internet subscribers across the country, in order to obtain


UK Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) reviews Google’s privacy policy
  • Locke Lord LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • February 25 2015

The ICO is the UK's independent authority set up to uphold information rights in the public interest, promoting openness by public bodies and data


Another victory for service providers 9th Circuit finds arbitration provision enforceable in privacy class action
  • Locke Lord LLP
  • USA
  • July 19 2013

Federal courts continue to rely on a 2011 US Supreme Court ruling to uphold arbitration clauses and associated class action waivers in online terms


Use of the internet in the fight against corruption: the Google decision and the law of unintended consequences
  • Locke Lord LLP
  • European Union, United Kingdom
  • May 29 2014

The great irony of the European Court of Justice's ("CJEU") decision concerning Google and the 'right to be forgotten' is that the original


Federal scrutiny of evolving media practices continues to evolve
  • Locke Lord LLP
  • USA
  • March 23 2011

The Federal government, so far as online advertising, privacy and data security practices are concerned, roared into March 2011 like a lion, but hardly left like a lamb


Top 10 tips following Google's recent CJEU judgment
  • Locke Lord LLP
  • European Union, United Kingdom
  • June 5 2014

You may have read about the recent European Court of Justice decision regarding Google in Spain and "the right to be forgotten". For an overview of


Customers can resell copies of downloaded software; developers can try to stop them
  • Locke Lord LLP
  • European Union
  • July 4 2012

Yesterday, 3 July 2012, the Court of Justice of the European Union (CJEU) ruled in UsedSoft v. Oracle that online purchasers of software may resell copies of their downloads provided that they render the original download usable


Online behavioral advertisingtracking litigation: a rising risk facing insurers and insureds
  • Locke Lord LLP
  • USA
  • March 9 2012

2012 began with over 100 pending consumer class actions alleging various companies’ improper tracking of customer and other users’ behavior online and via mobile devices