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CFAA Double Feature: Ninth Circuit Issues Two Important Decisions on the Scope of Liability Related to Data Scraping and Unauthorized Access to Employer Databases
  • Proskauer Rose LLP
  • USA
  • July 14 2016

A former employee, whose access has been revoked, and who uses a current employee’s login credentials to gain network access to his former company’s


Privacy Shield Adopted, But Uncertainty Remains
  • Proskauer Rose LLP
  • European Union, USA
  • July 13 2016

Yesterday, the European Commission adopted the EU-US Privacy Shield, a framework designed to replace the invalidated Safe Harbor program. In theory


Craigslist Files Another Suit against Data Scraper
  • Proskauer Rose LLP
  • USA
  • June 1 2016

For years, craigslist has aggressively used technological and legal methods to prevent unauthorized parties from scraping, linking to or accessing


No VPPA Liability for Disclosure of Certain Anonymous Digital Identifiers
  • Proskauer Rose LLP
  • USA
  • June 30 2016

Another court has contributed to the ongoing debate over the scope of the term “personally identifiable information” under the Video Privacy


To Save Secrecy Lawsuit, Twitter Must Challenge DOJ’s Decision to Classify Surveillance Requests
  • Proskauer Rose LLP
  • USA
  • May 17 2016

This month, a federal judge dismissed Twitter's lawsuit challenging limits on the disclosure of government requests for information on Twitter users


Honoring do-not-track browser signals
  • Proskauer Rose LLP
  • USA
  • August 15 2013

We're all familiar with the ads that pop up on the side of our browsers, personalized to highlight things we might be interested in


Prohibition against web site scraping unenforceable, where terms of use were not readily accessible
  • Proskauer Rose LLP
  • USA
  • January 11 2011

A Web site operator could not enforce limitations on access set forth in its Terms of Use, where the ToU were not displayed on the site in a way in which a reasonable user could be expected to notice them, a district court ruled


ECPA not applicable to ISP's alleged disclosure of communications to foreign government
  • Proskauer Rose LLP
  • USA
  • April 14 2010

The Electronic Communications Privacy Act does not apply to the actions of an ISP that allegedly revealed subscribers' personal information and communications to a foreign government, where the acts of disclosure and interception took place in a foreign country, a district court ruled


Supreme Court rejects Google’s appeal in Java API dispute
  • Proskauer Rose LLP
  • USA
  • June 30 2015

On Monday, the Supreme Court denied certiorari in Google's appeal of the Federal Circuit's 2014 ruling that that the declaring code and the structure


European Court of Human Rights Rules Employers Can Read Employees’ Emails
  • Proskauer Rose LLP
  • USA
  • February 9 2016

Last month, the European Court of Human Rights (“ECHR”), in the case of Barbulescu v. Romania, issued a ruling about the rights of employers to