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User Successfully Shows He Is a Subscriber for VPPA, Case Continues
  • Winston & Strawn LLP
  • USA
  • May 25 2016

In a closely watched case, the publisher of the USA Today mobile app (Gannett) is alleged to have violated the Video Privacy Protection Act (VPPA


Advertising Law Snapshots, Volume 1, Issue 13
  • Winston & Strawn LLP
  • USA
  • July 28 2016

Watch manufacturer advertised its products as "handmade in Detroit" FTC Determination: Since the company sourced significant


Warner Bros. wins case against A.V.E.L.A., Inc. over use of certain film characters
  • Winston & Strawn LLP
  • USA
  • July 28 2011

In an interesting case involving The Wizard of Oz, Gone With The Wind, and "Tom & Jerry," the Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit held that A.V.E.L.A., Inc. ("A.V.E.L.A.") infringed on Warner Bros. copyrighted materials


Advertising Law Snapshots, Volume 1, Issue 12
  • Winston & Strawn LLP
  • USA
  • June 8 2016

Tyson launched "Park's Finest" hot dogs Parks LLC sells sausages and other meat products Parks claims that Tyson infringed upon its "Parks"


Advertising Law Snapshots
  • Winston & Strawn LLP
  • USA
  • February 10 2016

TV show used 'Empire" as show name and as fictional record label. The show also sells music soundtracks. Question: Can the show continue using the


Western Union to settle $8.5 million class action for alleged TCPA violations
  • Winston & Strawn LLP
  • USA
  • November 17 2015

Western Union agreed to pay $8.5 million to settle alleged claims that it violated the Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA) when it sent


Amended class action lawsuit against Facebook seeks $1.5 trillion
  • Winston & Strawn LLP
  • USA
  • June 1 2012

Plaintiffs in a class action lawsuit against Facebook recently filed an amended complaint seeking $1.5 trillion in statutory damages under the Wiretap Act, as well as additional statutory and actual damages under the Stored Communications Act, Computer Fraud and Abuse Act and California state law


Does your social media policy violate federal law?
  • Winston & Strawn LLP
  • USA
  • June 19 2012

The National Labor Relations Board Acting General Counsel, Lafe Solomon, recently issued a report on employer policies governing the use of social media in the workplace


Advertising Law Snapshots, Volume 1, Issue 10
  • Winston & Strawn LLP
  • USA
  • May 11 2016

Dish advertised that consumers could watch "commercial free televisior' via its "Hopper" Allegation: Claim was false and deceptive because the


Advertising Law Snapshots, Volume 1, Issue 11
  • Winston & Strawn LLP
  • USA
  • May 24 2016

The iTunes terms of service state in part: In no case shall Apple, its directors, officers, employees, affiliates, agents, contractors, or licensors