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And the Oscar Goes to. . .the Stored Communications Act?
  • DLA Piper LLP
  • USA
  • February 24 2017

Film reels abound with examples of employees-turned-detectives using documents taken from their employer’s files to bring wrongdoing to light. You


Fourth Circuit Leaves Undisturbed a District Court Decision Against the Use of Statistical Sampling, and Holds that the United States Has the Unfettered Power to Veto FCA Settlements
  • Drinker Biddle & Reath LLP
  • USA
  • February 24 2017

The Fourth Circuit recently decided an interlocutory appeal raising important issues arising under the False Claims Act (FCA). See United States ex


Google Ordered to Comply with Warrant for Foreign-Stored User Data
  • Morrison & Foerster LLP
  • USA
  • February 23 2017

In a major development for cloud and other data storage providers, and further complicating the legal landscape for the cross-border handling of data


The Point of Retrieval or the Point of Disclosure: Federal Magistrate Judge Rules Contrary to Second Circuit’s Microsoft Stored Communications Act Warrant Case
  • Dykema Gossett PLLC
  • USA
  • February 23 2017

A February 3, 2017, decision injected uncertainty into the reach of the federal government to obtain emails stored outside of the United States when a


Wiretap and Apps: One of These Things Does Not Belong
  • Winston & Strawn LLP
  • USA
  • February 23 2017

A federal court in California recently ruled that a class of plaintiffs could not support their claims under the federal Wiretap Act (18 USC 2510


Not-So-Smart TV: Vizio Settles Over Data Collection
  • Manatt Phelps & Phillips LLP
  • USA
  • February 23 2017

For installing software on smart TVs and collecting viewing data on 11 million consumers without their knowledge or consent, Vizio, Inc. will pay the


Federal Circuit Rules Software Patent for a User Interface is Patentable Subject Matter
  • Tarter Krinsky & Drogin LLP
  • USA
  • February 23 2017

In the recent decision Trading Technologies International, Inc., v. CQG, Inc. et al., the Federal Circuit affirmed a district court's ruling that a


A Close Look at Policy Wording Is Essential to Ensure Coverage for Cyber Risks
  • Bradley Arant Boult Cummings LLP
  • USA
  • February 23 2017

As the demand for insurance coverage for cyber-related losses continues to grow, more insurance companies are offering cyber insurance policies and


Bare Statutory Violation of FCRA Fails to Satisfy Standing Requirements Post-Spokeo, Says District of New Jersey in Suit Over Michaels Employment Disclosures
  • Reed Smith LLP
  • USA
  • February 23 2017

Michaels escaped a potential class action alleging Fair Credit Reporting Act (“FCRA”) violations late last month when a federal judge found the United


Actors’ Ages to Remain Available Online (At Least for Now)
  • Proskauer Rose LLP
  • USA
  • February 23 2017

A federal court has granted IMDb’s request for a preliminary injunction to allow the entertainment website to keep actors’ ages in their online