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According to the Paris Court of Appeal, the Jurisdiction Clause in Facebook’s Terms and Conditions Is Not Enforceable Against a French User
  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • France
  • March 18 2016

In a 12 February 2016 decision, the Paris Court of Appeal ruled that the jurisdiction clause provided for in Facebook’s general terms and conditions


Re-Registration of a Domain Name Constitutes “Registration” Under the ACPA
  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • USA
  • February 25 2016

The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit affirmed a district court ruling imposing a mandatory injunction requiring transfer of certain


Drug Testing Company Settles FTC Case Alleging Invitation to Collude
  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • USA
  • February 9 2016

The FTC has entered into a final settlement with Drug Testing Compliance Group LLC (DTC Group) by order issued January 21, 2016, resolving an


Farewell ‘Safe Harbor,’ Hello ‘Privacy Shield’: Europe and U.S. Agree on New Rules for Transatlantic Data Transfer
  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • European Union, USA
  • February 2 2016

After intense negotiations, and after the official deadline had passed on Sunday, 31 January 2016, the United States and the European Union have


Dismissal but No Fees for Innocent BitTorrent Defendant
  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • USA
  • January 29 2016

Addressing whether a copyright infringement action based solely on IP addresses is frivolous or unreasonable, such that attorneys’ fees should be


Michigan Backs Off Cloud Tax, Refund Opportunities Available
  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • USA
  • January 14 2016

After refusing to back down on the issue for years, the Michigan Department of Treasury (Department) issued guidance last week to taxpayers


Financial Statement Countdown for Remote Sellers Selling into Alabama
  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • USA
  • December 16 2015

Remote sellers making sales into Alabama have until January 1, 2016, to begin collecting sales tax regardless of their physical presence in the state


Google Books is transformative and therefore a fair use
  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • USA
  • November 30 2015

Addressing the boundaries of fair use in Copyright Law, the U.S. Court of Appeals for Second Circuit found that the making of digital copies of tens


Ninth Circuit does an about-face in military watch trademark dispute
  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • USA
  • November 30 2015

The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit previously found that a jury could potentially find that online retailer Amazon.com created a


Safe Harbor not binding! European Court of Justice bares its teeth
  • McDermott Will & Emery
  • European Union
  • November 11 2015

In its decision on October 6, 2015 (file-no. C-36214), the European Court of Justice (ECJ) stated that the commonly used Safe Harbor Principles