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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

It's not just about cookies.... Cookies, Mandatory Breach Notifications and Direct Marketing
  • Matheson
  • Ireland
  • August 4 2011

Cookies are small text files on web browsers that store user information.

Cloud computing: legal risks and pitfalls
  • Gowling WLG
  • Canada
  • June 20 2011

Cloud computing for example, providing software as a service over the Internet or over the intranet is the fastest growing means by which technology companies offer their products today.

Cloud computing 101: what you need to know, what you need to do
  • McCarthy Tétrault LLP
  • Canada
  • June 2 2011

If you watch TV, read the news or plug in to almost any form of media lately, you've likely heard about the coming of the "cloud.

Twitter leaks super injunctions technology hares and legal tortoises?
  • Kingsley Napley
  • United Kingdom
  • June 1 2011

Twitter appears to be the only party benefiting from the recent super-injunctions furore as reports abound of record traffic to its UK site.

“Cookies” Directive take action today!
  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • United Kingdom
  • May 26 2011

Does your business operate an interactive website aimed at UK consumers?

Pokergate - 400 billion chips stolen from Zynga
  • Pillsbury
  • USA
  • February 3 2011

A UK court entered a guilty plea against Ashley Mitchell, an IT guy who hacked into Zynga's servers last year and stole 400 billion virtual poker chips.

Developer of automated videogame-playing program violated DMCA but did not infringe copyright
  • Proskauer Rose LLP
  • USA
  • January 11 2011

The developer of an automated videogame-playing software program violated the anticircumvention provisions of the Digital Millennium Copyright Act, but is not liable for copyright infringement, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit ruled.

Ninth Circuit breaks with Federal Circuit and finds DMCA violation, issues permanent injunction for access without copyright infringement
  • Fish & Richardson PC
  • USA
  • December 22 2010

Last week, the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals broke with the position of the Federal Circuit, finding that "bot" software which automatically played a computer game on behalf of a user violated the Digital Millennium Copyright Act (DMCA) by providing access to copyrighted material, even though there was no copying, and hence no copyright infringement, of the underlying game software.

Fed. R. Civ. p. 65 precludes post-judgment injunction requiring web site to remove user's defamatory post
  • Proskauer Rose LLP
  • USA
  • April 14 2010

The requirements of Fed. R. Civ. P. 65 preclude the enforcement of an injunction requiring the removal of posts found to be defamatory against a Web site operator that was not a party to the defamation litigation in which the judgment including the injunction was issued, a district court ruled.