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“World of Warcraft” Creator Takes Battle to Court over Game’s Characters
  • Arent Fox LLP
  • USA
  • December 29 2015

A federal judge in the Northern District of California recently dismissed a complaint in which video game producers claimed that characters from


California court clarifies scope of Song-Beverly
  • Arent Fox LLP
  • USA
  • July 10 2015

California's Song-Beverly Credit Card Act does not prohibit retailers from collecting email addresses after a credit card transaction has been


Youthful indiscretions? California offers minors a clean slate
  • Arent Fox LLP
  • USA
  • November 26 2013

Already one of the strictest states in the country when it comes to protecting online privacy, California recently passed another law that may


Playdom must pay for violating COPPA
  • Arent Fox LLP
  • USA
  • August 2 2011

The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) reached a record $3 million agreement with the online game developer Playdom Inc. and Senior Vice President Howard Marks to settle charges that the Walt Disney Co. subsidiary violated the Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act of 1998 (COPPA) by collecting and disclosing the personal information of children under the age of 13 without proper parental consent


New Jersey expands consumer warranty law to cover coupons
  • Arent Fox LLP
  • USA
  • July 25 2013

The New Jersey Supreme Court recently addressed whether the Truth-In-Consumer Contract, Warranty and Notice Act (the Act) applies to online retailers


High profile data breaches spur legislative action on cyber security
  • Arent Fox LLP
  • USA
  • August 19 2014

After a spate of high-profile data security breaches, many legislators, businesses, and consumers are asking what can be done to prevent such


11th Circuit finds standing in data privacy breach litigation
  • Arent Fox LLP
  • USA
  • January 28 2013

The Eleventh Circuit recently overturned a U.S. District Court decision regarding issues of standing, injury, and causation in the context of data


Louboutin continues fight to be sole owner of red-soled shoes
  • Arent Fox LLP
  • USA
  • July 26 2011

Christian Louboutin, maker of high-end shoes famously known for their red soles, has returned to court to request an injunction to keep Christian Dior from debuting crimson shoes with soles to match


Skechers pays up and agrees to "shape up" its deceptive health & fitness claims
  • Arent Fox LLP
  • USA
  • May 30 2012

Skechers USA recently agreed to pay $40 million to settle charges brought against it by the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) based on the company’s claims that its toning shoes could provide beneficial weight loss and muscle toning results to consumers


Sugar vs. high fructose corn syrup: a bittersweet debate
  • Arent Fox LLP
  • USA
  • April 13 2012

Several organizations that represent farmers and refiners of cane sugar (“Sugar Producers”) recently filed a false advertising lawsuit against several organizations that represent corn refiners and producers of high fructose corn syrup (“HFCS Producers”) in the US District Court for the Central District of California