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Pause: Texas Social Media Law on Hold as it heads to Supreme Court for Review

USA - October 18 2022 A federal appeals court has agreed to put on hold a Texas social media law, HB 20, that restricts content moderation actions on social media…

FTC on the Path to Proposed Amendments to the Endorsement Guides

USA - May 23 2022 On May 19, 2022, the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) unanimously voted to publish for public comment in the Federal Register proposed changes to the…

Digital accessibility: new guidance and enforcement trends

USA - April 27 2022 The Department of Justice recently released new guidance describing how state and local governments and businesses open to the public can make sure…

CCPA’s “right to know” includes inferences drawn from personal information, according to AG Bonta

USA - April 12 2022 On March 10, 2022, the California Office of Attorney General Rob Bonta (OAG) issued an opinion (the Opinion) interpreting the California Consumer…

“Influencer” Marketing and the Potential Rise of Celebrity Liability

USA - April 7 2022 Influencers tell us to “click on the link” in their bios, “shop” via their platforms and watch their videos where they summarize the good and the bad…

Renew Without Ado: How to Avoid Automatic Renewal Subscription Violations

USA - March 4 2022 “30-day free trial,” “Cancel anytime,” “Risk-free” - if you’ve read or heard these terms associated with a subscription-based program, you may want…

Trademarks meet NFTs: Hermès sues NFT creator over MetaBirkins

USA - January 26 2022 As anticipated by those watching this space, Hermès filed a lawsuit in New York federal court against Mason Rothschild, an individual who created a…

2022 fashion trend: New York fashion legislation addressing environmental sustainability and social accountability

USA - January 18 2022 The Fashion Sustainability and Social Accountability Act, a new New York Bill (the Bill), was introduced in October and was referred to a legislative…

Strike a Claim, Vogue: Runways Models Miss Their Mark in Publicity Suit

USA - November 17 2021 In September 2020, nearly 50 models filed suit against Moda Operandi (“Moda”) and Condé Nast (the parent company to Vogue) alleging that Moda and…

Bimbo Bakeries Beats Back All-Butter Label Suit

USA - November 16 2021 The Southern District of New York dismissed a putative class action against Bimbo Bakeries (the parent company of Entenmann’s) that alleged the…