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Sixth Circuit decision extends privacy expectation to e-mail
  • Vedder Price PC
  • USA
  • August 31 2007

A recent decision by the Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit involving warrantless searches and seizures and commercial Internet Service Providers (“ISPs”) has expanded the degree of privacy e-mail users should expect with regard to their e-mail messages


European Court of Justice finds ‘right to be forgotten’ and compels Google to remove links to lawful information
  • Sidley Austin LLP
  • European Union, USA
  • May 20 2014

A recent judgment of the highest court in the European Union announced that search engines within the court's jurisdiction must respond to "right to


Another magistrate judge denies the government a broad email search warrant
  • IT-LEX Inc
  • USA
  • May 12 2014

Last Friday, Magistrate Judge Paul Grewal issued an order in In re: REDACTEDGmail.com, a case where the government had applied for a search


Negative blog posts held not to be actionable under the CFAA
  • IT-LEX Inc
  • USA
  • May 16 2014

In the recent New York case Tan v. Doe, co-plaintiff Miah was involved in a business dispute concerning UrFilez, a company that he co-founded. Things


Standing challenges on the rise
  • Haynes and Boone LLP
  • USA
  • January 28 2013

"Cookies" used to mean only a dessert. A "thread" used to refer only to a thin sewing yarn. Like with the technology industry, the legal industry


The quagmire of “unauthorized access” remains
  • Montgomery McCracken Walker & Rhoads LLP
  • USA
  • April 14 2014

In U.S. v. Auernheimer, the 3rd Circuit failed to clarify "unauthorized access" relying on venue. The Court had an opportunity to chime in and


Ninth Circuit curbs enforceability of forum selection and choice of law clauses against California consumers
  • Jones Day
  • USA
  • February 16 2009

"Find yourself here" is not only California's slogan, it is a warning to out-of-state companies that conduct business with California consumers, according to the Ninth Circuit's recent ruling in Doe 1 v. AOL LLC, 2009 WL 103657, No. 07-15323 (9th Cir. Jan. 16, 2009


Ninth Circuit expected to rule on e-mail “interceptions” under the Wiretap Act
  • Hogan Lovells
  • USA
  • October 6 2008

The U.S. Court of Appeals Ninth Circuit currently is reviewing the extent to which the “interception” prohibitions of the federal Wiretap Act apply when e-mails are copied in transit


Does the indictment of the alleged Palin email hacker hold water?
  • Duane Morris LLP
  • USA
  • October 16 2008

An indictment by a federal grand jury has issued in Knoxville, Tennessee with respect to the alleged hacking of Alaska Governor Sarah Palin's Yahoo email account


Social networking developer faces class action related to online security breach
  • Arent Fox LLP
  • USA
  • March 30 2010

A recently filed putative class action complaint claims that RockYou, Inc. (“RockYou”), a developer of social network applications, has put its 32 million users at risk of identity theft