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Steptoe & Johnson LLP | USA | 24 Sep 2011
Courts at a loss on the meaning of “loss”
A federal district court in Illinois in CustomGuide v. CareerBuilder, LLC ruled that lost sales resulting from an unauthorized access to a computer system, but unrelated to any interruption in the system’s services, do not constitute a compensable “loss” within the meaning of the CFAA.
Holland & Knight LLP | USA | 18 Jul 2011
Maps, not underlying data, warrant copyright protection
Judge Pallmeyer granted plaintiff Nielsen's: 1) Fed. R. Civ. P. 12(b)(1) motion to dismiss defendant Truck Ads' declaratory judgment claim for lack of copyright infringement; and 2) Fed. R. Civ. P. 56 motion for summary judgment regarding Truck Ads' copyright misuse counterclaim in this copyright case regarding Nielsen's designated marketing area ("DMA") maps.