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Oregon amends social media law
  • Proskauer Rose LLP
  • USA
  • June 8 2015

About two years ago, Oregon enacted a law restricting employers from accessing the personal social media accounts of their applicants and employees


Facial recognition technology: social media and beyond, an emerging concern
  • Proskauer Rose LLP
  • USA
  • June 23 2015

This week, a major self-regulatory initiative intended to address privacy concerns associated with facial recognition technology hit a significant


Virginia court dismisses webcaster’s suit concerning geofencing workaround to copyright royalty obligations
  • Proskauer Rose LLP
  • USA
  • February 24 2015

We previously wrote about a Virginia federal magistrate judge's report recommending dismissal of a declaratory judgment action brought by several


Facebook and Netflix now “in a relationship”; Obama signs bill updating video privacy law
  • Proskauer Rose LLP
  • USA
  • January 23 2013

On January 10, 2013, President Obama signed into law H.R. 6671, an amendment to the Video Privacy Protection Act of 1988 (VPPA) codified at 18 U.S.C


Delaware adds to growing patchwork of social media laws
  • Proskauer Rose LLP
  • USA
  • August 10 2015

On August 7, Delaware Governor Jack Markell signed a law to prohibit employers from interfering with the personal social media accounts of their


Music publishers bring contributory copyright claims against ISP for infringing activities of subscribers
  • Proskauer Rose LLP
  • USA
  • December 2 2014

In a novel lawsuit that tests the bounds of service provider liability, two music publishers brought suit against an ISP for contributory copyright


Cable Networks throw copyright infringement haymaker at online streaming sites
  • Proskauer Rose LLP
  • USA
  • May 29 2015

The May 2nd bout between Floyd "Money" Mayweather and Manny "Pac-Man" Pacquiao(the "Fight") was billed as the most anticipated boxing match in recent


BBB warns advertisers and web publishers to take responsibility for behavioral advertising disclosures
  • Proskauer Rose LLP
  • USA
  • December 13 2013

The Better Business Bureau ("BBB") and the Direct Marketing Association ("DMA") are in charge of enforcing the ad industry's Self Regulatory


Nutritious and judicious: Nutribullet blender false ad claim survives attack from ninjas and phantom reviewers
  • Proskauer Rose LLP
  • USA
  • March 4 2015

While courts may not officially be in the business of ghostbusting, a district court in California recently offered some support to a blender


Get that thing out of my Face(book)! Canadian woman brings class action against Facebook in Ontario for private message scanning
  • Proskauer Rose LLP
  • Canada
  • May 5 2014

How private is private? This is the question at the heart of a putative class action recently brought against Facebook in Toronto. Plaintiff Lavinia