We use cookies to customise content for your subscription and for analytics.
If you continue to browse Lexology, we will assume that you are happy to receive all our cookies. For further information please read our Cookie Policy.

Search results

Order by: most recent most popular relevance



Results: 1-10 of 112

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


“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


FTC reaches settlement with company engaged in deceptive negative option marketing
  • Arent Fox LLP
  • USA
  • April 6 2012

The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) recently reached a settlement with several defendants that were accused of marketing “free” trial offers for free credit reports, health and beauty products, work-at-home schemes, access to government grants, and more


What Global Fashion Companies Need to Know About the GDPR If They Collect EU Personal Data
  • Arent Fox LLP
  • European Union, USA
  • July 25 2016

Fashion and luxury goods companies need to take heed of yet another data protection regulation. This one could substantially impact them if they


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


FCC issues fines for “fake news”
  • Arent Fox LLP
  • USA
  • April 20 2011

The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) issued $4,000 fines against two local news stations in Minneapolis (KMSP) and New Jersey (WMGM) for violating the Communications Act by airing segments that appeared to be news, but incorporated advertisements that were not identified as such


Ninth Circuit Gives New Life to Grand Theft Auto Class Action
  • Arent Fox LLP
  • USA
  • February 29 2016

In a recent opinion, the Ninth Circuit reversed the dismissal of a lawsuit against the developer of the highly-anticipated videogame Grand Theft Auto


A penny saved is a penny lawsuit
  • Arent Fox LLP
  • USA
  • May 1 2012

Bidcactus LLC, a company that owns and operates a penny auction website, is facing a class action lawsuit filed by an individual that allegedly paid more than $15,000 due to poorly disclosed terms and conditions


Fake but loving it: concern growing over false reviews on Yelp
  • Arent Fox LLP
  • USA
  • October 3 2013

Companies are advised to thoroughly investigate the companies they hire to manage their online reputations and reviews to ensure that only truthful


FTC demonstrates a continued focus on cookie compliance
  • Arent Fox LLP
  • USA
  • May 24 2012

It has been reported that Google is currently negotiating with the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) regarding the size of the fine it will have to pay as a result of its alleged use of cookies to override the privacy protections that are incorporated in Apple Inc.’s Safari Internet browser