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Facebook lied to the EU about privacy & will pay a $122 million fine!
  • Foley & Lardner LLP
  • USA, European Union
  • May 30 2017

The Washington Post reported that “Facebook was not honest about its ability to identify users who had both Facebook and WhatsApp accounts and link


Yelp Seeks Dismissal of Consumer Privacy Lawsuit
  • Klein Moynihan Turco LLP
  • USA
  • August 30 2016

Last Tuesday, the federal district court for the Northern District of California held oral arguments on a motion for summary judgment filed by Yelp in


Changes to VPN Law in the UAE?
  • Clyde & Co LLP
  • United Arab Emirates
  • August 18 2016

There have been recent press reports that the law in the UAE concerning the use of virtual private networks (VPNs) has changed. Some online


The ICO Announces the UK is Well-equipped to Protect Data After Brexit
  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • United Kingdom
  • August 16 2016

In its latest newsletter the ICO's new head, Elizabeth Denham, has announced that the UK is well-equipped to deal with changes to data protection


When Is Using a Computer a Crime? Rehearing Sought on Ninth Circuit’s “Distressingly Unclear” Answer
  • Patterson Belknap Webb & Tyler LLP
  • USA
  • August 15 2016

Facebook recently won a landmark victory in the Ninth Circuit against a company that accessed Facebook's computers to help users manage their social


The ICO Announces the UK is Well-equipped to Protect Data After Brexit
  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • United Kingdom, European Union
  • August 15 2016

In its latest newsletter the ICO's new head, Elizabeth Denham, has announced that the UK is well-equipped to deal with changes to data protection


SDNY Refuses to Enforce Uber’s Online “Sign-In-Wrap” Terms, Arbitration Provision and Jury Waiver Clause
  • Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe LLP
  • USA
  • August 9 2016

On July 29, 2016, the Southern District of New York, in Meyer v. Kalanick, refused to enforce mandatory arbitration and jury waiver provisions


Ninth Circuit Case Demonstrates That the Social Media Platform, Not the User, Is in Control
  • Morrison & Foerster LLP
  • USA
  • August 8 2016

We have written before about website operators’ use of the federal Computer Fraud and Abuse Act (CFAA) to combat data scraping. We have also noted a


Next Stop for Pokémon GO: Regulation & Litigation?
  • Jackson Lewis PC
  • USA
  • August 1 2016

The Pokémon GO craze has taken the world by storm, with estimated downloads of the digital game topping more than 75 million since the program


Risk Assessment: Pokémon Go
  • Weil Gotshal & Manges LLP
  • USA
  • July 29 2016

As we have previously reported, one of the greatest challenges in our industry is that technology often advances faster than legislation can respond