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In with the new: expect FTC activity on IoT in 2015
  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • USA
  • January 26 2015

The “Internet of Things” (IoT) continues to grow. (IoT refers to the ability of everyday objects to connect to the Internet and one another.) It is


In with the new: 2015 privacy, advertising and digital media predictions part III
  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • USA
  • January 15 2015

Part III of our 2015 predictions series comes from Of Digital Interest editor and McDermott partner, Heather Sussman, who predicts that states will


In with the new: 2015 privacy, advertising and digital media predictions part II
  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • USA
  • January 14 2015

In 2015, I predict an increased focus on employees’ rights regarding their personal social media accounts. Since 2012, individual states have enacted


Wireless does not mean “without wires”; “streaming video” does not mean emailing a video file
  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • USA
  • February 25 2015

Reviewing a final written decision of U.S. Patent Trial and Appeal Board (PTAB or Board), finding application claims unpatentable, the U.S. Court of


Recent decisions narrow scope of liability under Video Privacy Protection Act
  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • USA
  • April 27 2015

Two significant decisions under the Video Privacy Protection Act (VPPA) in recent weeks have provided new defenses to companies alleged to have run


Post-Aliceclaims directed to an abstract idea must have meaningful limitations
  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • USA
  • December 30 2014

Addressing patent eligibility in a covered business method (CBM) patent review, the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office’s Patent Trial and Appeal Board


FTC releases extensive report on the “Internet of Things”
  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • USA
  • January 28 2015

On January 27, 2015, U.S. Federal Trade Commission (FTC) staff released an extensive report on the "Internet of Things" (IoT). The report, based in


Trendy “cybersecurity” versus traditional “information security” two sides of the same security coin
  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • USA
  • April 24 2014

Cybersecurity has become a dominant topic of the day. The Snowden revelations, the mega-data breaches of 2013, the pervasiveness of invisible online


New privacy rights for California minors
  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • USA
  • October 21 2013

On September 23, 2013, Governor Brown signed into law new Sections 22580 through 22582 of the California Business and Professions Code titled


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