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Court issues decision in Eagle v. Morgan: employee owns LinkedIn account but fails to recover any damages against former employer
  • Seyfarth Shaw LLP
  • USA
  • April 3 2013

The ownership of social media accounts in the employment context remains a very hot topic. We've previously blogged about the the case of Eagle v


Federal court rules that Twitter invites and Facebook posts do not constitute impermissible employee solicitations
  • Seyfarth Shaw LLP
  • USA
  • February 19 2013

On January 22, 2013, United States Magistrate Judge Steven Shreder of the Eastern District of Oklahoma issued a report and recommendation, following


Top 10 developmentsheadlines in trade secret, computer fraud, and non-compete law in 2012
  • Seyfarth Shaw LLP
  • USA
  • December 31 2012

As part of our annual tradition, here is our list of the top 10 developmentsheadlines in trade secret, computer fraud, and non-compete law for 2012


Former PhoneDog employee off the hook in closely watched trade secrets spat
  • Seyfarth Shaw LLP
  • USA
  • December 6 2012

We previously blogged about the case of PhoneDog v. Kravitz, a Northern District of California case that called into question the ownership of Twitter followers on an employee’s professional account following the employee’s departure from the company


Live from New York it’s the Second Circuit (unpaid intern case)!
  • Seyfarth Shaw LLP
  • USA
  • January 30 2015

The Second Circuit heard arguments this morning in two cases that raise critical issues for the fate of internships in for-profit businesses: Fox


Eighth Circuit allows NFL players to “end run” class action settlement
  • Seyfarth Shaw LLP
  • USA
  • June 27 2014

On June 20, 2014, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit reversed a district court's dismissal of a request by the NFL Players' Association


Fourth Circuit holds that Facebook “like” is protected by the First Amendment
  • Seyfarth Shaw LLP
  • USA
  • September 20 2013

Remember that Facebook photo of a friend's vacation that you "liked" a couple of days ago? Well, congratulations, you've just exercised your


Victory for Madison Square Garden on and off the ice
  • Seyfarth Shaw LLP
  • USA
  • May 14 2014

Nothing beats the drama of Game 7. The New York Rangers provided plenty of it last night in downing the Pittsburgh Penguins to advance to the


A steep learning curve for companies that hire unpaid interns
  • Seyfarth Shaw LLP
  • USA
  • February 6 2012

Many employers in today’s business environment have had to make do with fewer employees to meet the constraints of smaller budgets


Court sanctions employee for deleting Facebook account
  • Seyfarth Shaw LLP
  • USA
  • April 3 2013

On March 25, 2013, Magistrate Judge Steven C. Mannion of the U.S. District Court for the District of New Jersey issued his opinion in Gatto v. United