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TMT China Brief - SummerFall 2016
  • Hogan Lovells
  • China, Hong Kong, USA
  • September 22 2016

This edition features a total of 19 articles which capture the significant TMT developments in Greater China since our last TMT China Brief. The


California Court Less Than Friendly to Text Invite TCPA Suit
  • Manatt Phelps & Phillips LLP
  • USA
  • September 20 2016

A California federal court judge recently ruled that a mobile app company is not liable under the Telephone Consumer Protection Act where a friend of


TMT China Brief SummerFall 2016
  • Baker & McKenzie
  • China, Hong Kong, Singapore, USA
  • September 20 2016

On 6 July 2016, a second draft of the Cyber Security Law (Draft 2) was released to the public for comment following its second reading by the


Point and Click Dialing Software Does Not Have the “Capacity” To Be an Autodialer
  • Kelley Drye & Warren LLP
  • USA
  • September 15 2016

Another federal court in Florida has determined that the dialing software used by a defendant was not an ATDS under the TCPA, and did not have the


Teenagers And The D.C. Circuit Agree: Internet Service Is A Utility - Will Bankruptcy Courts Follow?
  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • USA
  • September 13 2016

The topic of net neutrality has continued to be at the forefront of public discourse over recent years. This is the result of the FCC’s repeated


Ninth Circuit Tells FTC To Back Off Common Carriers
  • Steptoe & Johnson LLP
  • USA
  • September 10 2016

The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit dismissed a case brought by the FTC against AT&T for allegedly violating Section 5(a) of the FTC Act


Liability under CDA Section 230? Recent Lawsuit Tries to Flip the Script against Social Media Service
  • Proskauer Rose LLP
  • USA
  • September 8 2016

Title V of the Telecommunications Act of 1996, also known as the “Communications Decency Act of 1996” or “CDA” was signed into law in Feburary 1996


App Developer Not Liable Under TCPA For User-Initiated Texts
  • Morrison & Foerster LLP
  • USA
  • September 8 2016

A recent decision out of the Northern District of California brings good news for developers of mobile apps that incorporate text messaging functions


Of “Lunch Stands and Merry-Go-Rounds”: Ninth Circuit’s Rejection of FTC Authority Over “Throttling” Could Have Far Reaching Implications for Cable and Other Broadband Providers
  • Proskauer Rose LLP
  • USA
  • September 6 2016

On August 29th, a Ninth Circuit panel unanimously held that the FTC has no power to challenge “throttling” of unlimited data plan customers by mobile


Consumer Protection in Retail: Weekly Roundup
  • Hunton & Williams LLP
  • USA
  • September 6 2016

On August 29, 2016, the Ninth Circuit dismissed a suit brought by the FTC against AT&T Mobility LLC, ruling that the telecommunications company is