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TOPICS COVERED

Topics Covered
  • Authentication
  • Computer crime
  • Consumer protection
  • Database protection
  • Digital copyright
  • Domain-name disputes
  • Electronic payments
  • E-mail marketing
  • Information and software licensing
  • Interactive marketing and adware
  • Internet governance/ICANN
  • Internet service provider liability
  • Internet standards
  • Jurisdiction
  • Online-contract formation
  • Online-dispute resolution
  • Open-source software
  • Privacy protections for electronic information
  • Security obligations for electronic information
  • Taxation of online activities
Key Laws & Regulations Covered
  • Anticybersquatting Consumer Protection Act
  • CAN-SPAM Act
  • Computer Fraud and Abuse Act
  • Digital Millennium Copyright Act
  • Electronic Communications Privacy Act
  • Electronic Signatures in Global and National
  • Commerce Act
  • EU Data Protection Directive
  • EU Electronic-Commerce Directive
  • FTC Act
  • Lanham Act
  • Uniform Domain-Name Dispute-Resolution Policy

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Walt Disney Studios, MPAA Face Off With Nonprofit at DMCA Exemption Hearing
May 20
Registry Can Be Forced to Shutter Two Pirate Bay Domains, Swedish Court Rules
May 20
Satirical Web Article Criticizing NAACP Didn't Infringe Upon Marks Despite Donate Button
May 20
Yahoo Escapes Claims It Misled Shareholders Over Alibaba Investment
May 20
PayPal to Pay $25 Million in CFPB Action; Online Company Accused of Illegal Signups
May 20
Airbnb to Collect Hotel Taxes For North Carolina, Four Counties
May 20
Cyberattacks Not Likely to Devastate U.S. Financial System, Lawmakers Told
May 20
NSA Program in Limbo as McConnell Considers Vote Count for Overhaul Bill
May 20
Fraud Claims Go Forward Against Online Business Directory Subscription Service
May 20
Uber Compliance Costs Irrelevant In Meeting Amount in Controversy Test
May 19
Sex Trafficking Victims Fail to Overcome CDA Immunity Via ‘Entire Website' Theory
May 19
En Banc Ninth Circuit Gives Google Complete Win in ‘Innocence of Muslims’ Suit
May 19
SCOTUS Will Weigh ‘Pick Off' Strategy Aimed at Class Claims in TCPA Case
May 19
Nevada Payday Lender Loses Bid To Block Minnesota Suit on Web Loans
May 19
FCC Cybersecurity ‘Paradigm' Explored As Possible Model for Other Regulators
May 19
ACPA Claim Doomed Absent Bad Faith Intent to Profit Specifically from Squatting
May 19
Separate Google AdWord Buys by Merged Company Weren't Anticompetitive Conduct
May 19
Download of Free App Does Not Create ‘Subscriber' Under VPPA
May 18
Cloud-Based Storage System Is ‘Facility' Under Stored Communications Act
May 18
Internet Behavioral Ad Program Cites Etsy, Other Websites for Lack of Notice
May 18
Silicon Valley Attorneys Looking At Future of CDA Section 230 Immunity
May 18
EULA Class Action Waiver Only Applies to Claims Over Online Features Due to Contract Language
May 18
From Click-Through to Marketplace to Economic Nexus: How Far Will States Push the Envelope on Remote Sellers?
May 18
ICANN Staff, Registrars Propose Changes To 2013 RAA During Initial Contract Review
May 15
Stakeholder Council Recommends Kids.US Suspension Abide, Seeks Pro-Kid Alternatives
May 15
Uniform Domain Name Dispute Resolution Policy Decisions
May 15
Uniform Rapid Suspension System Decisions
May 15
Small Blog Owner Isn't Liable for Anonymous Posts Under CDA § 230 Despite Active Moderation
May 15
CDA § 230 Immunizes Search Engines From Claim Of Manipulating Results to Display Defamatory Posts
May 15
Industry Torn on How Far Congress Should Go With Financial Data Breach Legislation
May 15
Split Over NSA Data Collection May Force Short-Term Patch
May 15
RIAA Backs Second .music Community Applicant After PIC Change Request Upheld
May 14
Cancelled Orders Unrelated to Customer Confusion Claim Didn't Create Contacts
May 14
Enforcement of Online Ad Group's Mobile Privacy Principles to Begin in September
May 14
SSTGB Hashes Out Differences In Federal Online Sales Tax Proposals
May 14
Stakeholders Slam ICANN on Accountability, .sucks, But Endorse IANA Transition Soon
May 13
Walden Urges NTIA to Extend IANA Contract; Amendment to DOTCOM Act Under Discussion
May 13
Insurance Doesn't Cover Claimed Advertising Injury Absent Infringement Arising Out of Advertisement
May 13
Roku Anonymous ID, Watching History Not Video Act Protected Personal Data
May 12
.Sucks Registry Claims Defamation, Breach Of Contract Over ICANN's FTC Request
May 12
Personal Data Stored With Cell Phone, E-Mail Service Provider Is Protected Under SCA
May 12
Court Refuses to Order Domain Name Seizure to Identify Copyright Defendant
May 12
French Court Invalidates ‘Parity Clauses' Imposed on Hotels by Online Travel Agents
May 12
Cybersecurity, Surveillance Cited Among Tech Sector Concerns in Lobbying Surge
May 12
Competence With Electronically Stored Information: What Does It Mean In the Context of Litigation and How Can Attorneys Achieve It?
May 12
Leading Canadian DNS Official Sees Danger If IANA Transition Plan Is Unfinished by 2016
May 11
Defamatory Content Accessed by, Directed At Forum's Hispanic Community Created Contacts
May 11
Counterfeiting Victim's Own EBay Purchase, Servicing Other Buyers Did Not Create Jurisdiction
May 11
Intangibles, Cloud Computing Guidance Key Government Priorities, Officials Say
May 11
Website Advertising Forum-Based Affiliate Satisfies Purposeful Availment
May 11
Geographically Neutral Post Aimed at Airline, No Reference to Company's HQ, Didn't Create Contacts
May 11
State-By-State Directories Not Supported by Advertising Did Not Create Jurisdiction Over Website
May 11
Laws Passed and Pending in 114th Congress
May 11
Broadcasters Get Permanent Injunction Against Aereo Barring Streaming Service
May 8
Uniform Domain Name Dispute Resolution Policy Decisions
May 8
Uniform Rapid Suspension System Decisions
May 8
No Trade Secret Protection for Public Facing Software Output Look and Feel
May 8
Lawsuit to Undo Domain Name Transfer Did Not Implicate Protected Speech, Anti-SLAPP Inapplicable
May 8
ToS Doesn't Protect Bank from Contract Claim Over Late ‘Deliver By' Date, Only Covers Payee Due Date
May 8
Ripple Labs Fined $700K by FinCEN In First Action Against Virtual Currency Firm
May 8
N.Y. Grants 1st Bank Charter to Bitcoin Firm; Regulatory Waiver Mulled for Other States
May 8
Chehadé Says ICANN Won't Nix Transition Plans Over Separability, But Will Commerce?
May 7
App's State Maps Show Forum Targeting, Lack of Nexus Dooms Copyright Claim
May 7
Video Sweepstakes Software Providers Agree Not to Support N.C. Internet Cafes
May 7
Scandal Article's Inclusion of Firefighter's Photo Didn't Accuse Firefighter Absent Photo Reference
May 7
Disabling Access to Stored Web Code Isn't Infringement, Doesn't Conflict with Right to Copy
May 7
Court Says NSA Phone Data Bulk Collection Violates Patriot Act, But Allows it to Continue
May 7
Digital Single Market Strategy Unveiled by European Commission
May 7
California Credit Card Data Act Doesn't Apply to Online Orders Picked Up in Store
May 7
Proxy Accreditation Draft Would Publish Service Contact Info, Create Disclosure Rules
May 6
Michigan Federal Court Adopts Broad Version Of CFAA ‘Exceeds Authorized Access' Clause
May 6
Vague Reference to Online Terms Failed to Incorporate Website by Reference into Contract
May 6
Tech Week Ahead: Time Running Out For Deal to Extend NSA Surveillance
May 15
House Passes Tech Industry-Backed Bill to Limit NSA Surveillance Activities
May 14
White House Urges Swift Passage Of Surveillance Overhaul Measure
May 13
Wisconsin's Gov. Walker Signs Bill Regulating Commercial Ridesharing Industry
May 6
McConnell: Senate Likely to Take Up ‘Simple Extension' of Surveillance Powers
May 6
EU Right to Be Forgotten Decision: One Year, Almost 1M Requests Later
May 6
Lawyers Who Fall for Trust Account Scam Risk Discipline Under Several Ethics Rules
May 6
ICANN Accountability Draft Creates Members To Check Board, Revamps Appeals Process
May 5
ICANN Community Opposes Budget's Policy Development Allocation, Wants More Clarity
May 5
Court Grants TRO against Spammers Using ‘Fake News' Sites to Sell Products
May 5
European Commission to Unveil Strategy for Digital Single Market
May 5
Victims of “Catfishing” Could Sue for Damages Under California Bill
May 5
Court Nixes Breach Claim Against eBay; Risk of Future ID Theft Isn't Actual Injury
May 5
Telecommunications in Cuba and the U.S. Embargo: History, Opportunities, and Challenges
May 5
ICANN's Delayed Posting of IRP Declaration Doesn't Warrant Additional Submissions
May 4
URS, Trademark Clearinghouse Flaws Called Out in Responses to ICANN TM Rights Report
May 4
Thune Launches Probe Into Attack On White House Computer System
May 4
EU Regulators Weigh Clampdown On Web Companies’ Market Power
May 4
Subpoena on Yahoo! to Unmask Users Is Proper, Contact Info Available Due to Terms of Service
May 4
Uniform Domain Name Dispute Resolution Policy Decisions
May 1
Uniform Rapid Suspension System Decisions
May 1
‘Flash Boys’ Programmer Convicted In Goldman Sachs Code Theft Case
May 1
CFAA, SCA Claims for Copying Data Preempted By Trade Secrets Law, But Deletion Claims Survive
May 1
Cybercrime at Law Firms Triggers Ethical Duties to Report Hacking, Breaches
May 1
House Panel Votes to Stop NSA Bulk Gathering of Business Records
May 1
ICANN Will Create PICDRP Fast Track, Will Not Create CPE Appeals Process
April 30
Sweden's ccTLD Registry Operator To Permit Single-Character Domain Names
April 30
Lynch Urges Corporate Cooperation With Government on Cybercrime
April 30
CFAA Claims After Termination of Negotiations Not Covered By NDA
April 30
HBO, Showtime Sue to Block Pacquiao-Mayweather Fight Webcasts
April 30
Lack of Calling Script, Recollection of Events Dooms Store's Bid to Dismiss TCPA Text Ad Suit
April 30
Signed Valid Contract, Released Marriage Proposal Sufficient to Overcome Anti-SLAPP
April 30
Use of Mark to Advertise Criticism Sites Distinguishes, Not Confuses, Products
April 30
Copyright Office Asks for Independence, DMCA Changes, Other Web-Related Reforms
April 29
Scandal Article's Inclusion of a Firefighter's Photo Didn't Accuse Firefighter Absent a Photo Reference
May 7
House Bill Would Create New Restrictions For Web ‘Operators' Handling Student Data
April 29
ICANN Will Consider String Similarity Appeals Process, Transparency Issues for Next Round
April 29
IRP Panel Tells ICANN It Must Produce Witnesses to Testify In-Person at Hearing
April 29
Sens. Grassley, Leahy Tell New IP Czar to Put ICANN, Contracted Parties in Crosshairs
April 29
FCC, FTC Promise to Work in Concert On Consumer Privacy Rules in Broadband
April 29
House Panel Set to Move Forward With Surveillance Overhaul Legislation
April 29
Data Breach Bill's Scope, Harm Trigger Will Diminish Protections in Many States
April 28
D.C. Circuit Creates Split Over Anti-SLAPP Application in Diversity Jurisdiction Actions
April 28
Plaintiff Not Required to Anticipate CDA 230 Defense
April 28
Senators Weighing Path Forward On NSA Surveillance, Grassley Says
April 28
DreamWorks Compels Arbitration Of Animator's Claims Based on Employment
April 28
Reversal of Judgment by State Appeals Court Undermines Preclusion Ruling in Fed. Court
April 28
The Draft U.S. Consumer Privacy Bill of Rights Act: Proposing Changes Large and Small
April 28
High Court Will Review Standing Issue In Spokeo Online Privacy Class Action
April 27
Silicon Valley Giants to Be Targeted In EU Digital Single Market Strategy
April 27
Federal Sex Trafficking Bill Seen As Creating Liability for Online Publishers
April 27
CFAA Penalties Would Double Under Proposed Federal Breach Notification Bill
April 27
Attention to Cloud Contract Drafting, Law, Culture, Requirements Eases Agony Later
April 27
U.S. Will Enforce Executive Order, Laws Protecting IP From Cybercrime Exploits
April 27
Comcast Finds Golf, 128 Lobbyists Can't Sell DOJ, FCC on TWC Deal
April 24
Illinois Senate OKs Bill That Would Expand Breach Law to Health, Biometric Information
April 24
Uniform Domain Name Dispute Resolution Policy Decisions
April 24
Uniform Rapid Suspension System Decisions
April 24
Tech Week Ahead: FCC Workshop Delves Into Internet Privacy Issues
April 24
Washington Enacts Breach Law Update: 45-Day Deadline, Attorney General Notice
April 24
Second Circuit Nixes Civil Suit Of Man Claiming to Own Half of Facebook
April 24
Cloud Professionals Seek Security Solutions In Explosive Growth of Corporate Cloud Use
April 24
Second IANA Transition Plan Draft Calls for ICANN Subsidiary to House Contract, Staff
April 23
Bipartisan Group Reintroduces Aaron's Law; Would Narrow CFAA Access Violation Scope
April 23
ICANN's Delayed Posting of IRP Declaration Doesn't Warrant Additional Submissions
May 4
Cybercrime at Law Firms Triggers Ethical Duties to Report Hacking, Breaches
May 1
E-Mail Forwarding Program That Sent Messages Isn't ‘Contemporaneous Interception'
April 23
Wisconsin Lawmakers Pass Bill Regulating Commercial Ridesharing Industry
April 23
Cyberthreat Data Sharing Measure Passed by House With Sunset Provision
April 23
Tracking Company Settles FTC Charges It Misled Consumers About Opt-Out Ability
April 23
Court Dismisses Late-Filed Class Complaint Against Oracle for ‘No Poaching' Agreements
April 23
McConnell Proposes Clean Renewal Of Expiring PATRIOT Act Provisions
April 23
Ebay's Paypal May Face Lawsuit From CFPB Over ‘Bill Me Later’ Service
April 10
Uniform Domain Name Dispute Resolution Policy Decisions
April 10
Uniform Rapid Suspension System Decisions
April 10
Website Urging Voters to Engage on Energy Issues Wasn't a Service, Didn't Infringe Mark
April 10
Infringement Specifically Directed at Florida-Based Entity Was Aimed at State
April 10
Tech Week Ahead: FCC Weighs Options for Wireless Innovation
April 10
ICANN Asks FTC, Canadian Consumer Affairs Office to Investigate .sucks Registry Practices
April 9
Court Clarifies Scope of ‘Dilutive,' ACPA Suit May Proceed Against Spurious Claim to Fame
April 9
Donuts Asks Panel to Reverse Community Objection Outcome to .charity TLD Application
April 9
Australian Senate Considers Bill To Block Access To Infringing Sites
April 9
Report Finds Gaps in Cybersecurity By N.Y. Banks’ Third-Party Vendors
April 9
U.S. Will Insist on IP Rights Protections In Any TPP Trade Deal, USTR Official Says
April 9
AT&T to Pay Record $25 Million to Settle Data Privacy Breach Investigation by FCC
April 9
Views Split on Innovation Impact Of Proposed 3D Printing DMCA Exemption
April 8
Cable TV Site Visitor's Video Privacy Claim Fails Because She Wasn't a ‘Subscriber'
April 8
Texas Court Finds Gun Store's Facebook And Twitter Accounts Are Property of Estate
April 8
Rule Against Online Veterinary Practice Survives First Amendment Challenge
April 8
False Takedown May Be Actionable Based On Who Directs iTunes Music Storage
April 8
Court Overrules Own Magistrate Judge On Controversial CFAA Access Question
April 8
CDA § 230 Immunizes Employer From Negligent ‘Failure to Supervise' Claim
April 8
Settlement Agreement Provision Didn't Bar Jurisdiction Absent Explicit Restriction
April 8
Google's YouTube Kids Ads Are Deceptive, Consumer Groups Say
April 8
Schumer Expected to Boost Outlook For Consumer Privacy in Elevated Role
April 8
Sweden to Consider Changes to Domain Name Law
April 7
Interactive Website With California-Specific Instructions Sufficed for Copyright Jurisdiction
April 7
Web Hosting Company Settles FTC Act Charges on Docking Fees from Refunds
April 7
Israel Tax Authority Redefines Web-Based Activity in Order to Tax It
April 7
DOJ Cites Executive for Price Fixing In Its First E-Commerce Prosecution
April 7
NIST Seeks Input on Protection Of Government, Consumer Data
April 7
Blockchain Technology and Legal Implications of ‘Crypto 2.0’
April 6
Wallet User May Challenge Google For Alleged Privacy Policy Violations
April 6
Court Grants Final Approval to Google Referrer Header Privacy Class Settlement
April 6
Reposting a Photo to Instagram, ‘Without More,' Didn't Establish Jurisdiction
April 6
Competitor's Knowledge of Unauthorized Access Plausibly Shows an Intentional Act
April 6
Passive, Noncommercial Website Merely Viewable in Forum Didn't Establish Jurisdiction
April 6
Microsoft Drops ‘Do-Not-Track' Policy Opposed By Ad Industry
April 6
Apple, Spotify Streaming Music Deals Are Reportedly Under Investigation by EU
April 6
Uniform Domain Name Dispute Resolution Policy Decisions
April 3
Uniform Rapid Suspension System Decisions
April 3
Global Privacy Regulators Group Plans Increased Cooperation on Enforcement
April 3
Trade Group Says Online Ad Companies Are Complying With Privacy Requirements
April 3
U.S. Silicon Valley Giants Google, Apple Face Expanded EU Legal Woes
April 3
Miss. AG Defends Google Subpoena, Says Autocomplete Falls Outside CDA 230 Scope
April 2
Priceline's Booking.Com Faces German Order on Price Clauses
April 2
UK Judge Discloses Likelihood Of EU Decision in Google Probe
April 2
As Online Review Sites' Influence Grows, So Too Does CDA §230's Immunity Shield
April 1
Obama Order Hailed As Bold Move Against Cyberthreats From Overseas
April 1
Hulu Wins Dismissal of Privacy Lawsuit Over Consumer Data Sent to Facebook
April 1
Online Criticism Not Directed Specifically To Individual Didn't Constitute Stalking
April 1
Virginia Governor Signs Workplace Social Media Password Privacy Bill Into Law
April 1
Emerging Fields of Right of Publicity, Social Media Intersect at ABA IP Conference
April 1
Final Orders in FTC's Challenge Of Playstation Advertising Are Approved
April 1
Content-Related Arbitration Not Subject to CDA Immunity, Though Claims Fail Anyway
March 31
Former Employee Didn't Exceed Authorized Access by Merely Misusing Information
March 31
U.S. Telecom Firms Have Real Opportunity In Cuban Market, Official Tells Reporters
March 31
EBay Escapes Patent Infringement Liability As Computer-Based Auction Found Ineligible
March 31
Hawaii Tax Officials Call on Supreme Court To Review Ruling on Online Travel Companies
March 31
Two Canada-Based Online Operations Face Charges of Scamming U.S. Firms, Non-profits
March 31
Senator Plans Inquiry Into FTC Handling of Google Antitrust Case
March 31
Istanbul Meetings Produce CWG Convergence Toward Internal, Subsidiary IANA Models
March 30
Google Subpoena, Search Content Suits Likely Violate CDA §230, First Amendment
March 30
Germany Wants Respect for National Laws, Less U.S. Dependency in IANA Transition
March 30
U.K. Appeals Court Upholds Ruling Allowing Cookies Tracking Claims Against Google
March 30
USTelecom, Alamo Net Neutrality Lawsuits On Rule Premature, FCC Tells Judicial Panel
March 30
Balancing Social Media Risk and Opportunity
March 30
Claiming Abuse of TM Owners, IPC Asks ICANN to Block Rollout of .sucks Domain
March 27
Uniform Domain Name Dispute Resolution Policy Decisions
March 27
Uniform Rapid Suspension System Decisions
March 27
U.N. Rights Body Sets Three-Year Study Of Privacy Threats From New Technologies
March 27
LinkedIn Group Membership Trade Secrets Claim Proceeds, Messages Claim Too General
March 27
Nevada, Delaware Launch Network on Interstate Poker Playing
March 27
Viewing on Internet Limitation Did Not Preclude Distribution Via Internet to Television Sets
March 27
Court Grants TRO Against Fraudulent Microsoft Seller Due to Attempts to Hide Identity, Lost Sales
March 27
Expedia Fails to Halt Consumer Suit Over Disappearing Website Discount
March 27
Cyberthreat Data Sharing Bill Advances Toward House Vote
March 27
PayPal Reaches $7.65 Million Settlement With OFAC on Payments, Screening Shortfalls
March 26
Va. Bill to Set Stage for Development Of Consumer Digital ID System Signed
March 26
Suit Against Social Media Companies, Apple Regarding Contacts App Privacy May Proceed
March 26
Pizza Shop Online T-Shirt Sales De Minimis, Did Not Create Zippo Interactivity
March 26
Adding Captioning to Online Sporting Event Content Wouldn't Alter School Operations
March 26
Gripe Site Comprising HIV Group Mark Didn't Create Confusion Absent Intent to Profit
March 26
EU Investigates E-Commerce in Bid To Wipe Out Anticompetitive Barriers
March 26
Senate Passes Resolution Calling For National Internet of Things Strategy
March 26
House Panel Advances Measure to Require Data Breach Notification, Preempt State Laws
March 25
Pushy Ticket-Buying Bots Feel Heat From Federal, State Officials
March 25
Taiwan Clarifies gTLD Regulations; Businesses May Apply in Next Round
March 25
India High Court: No Takedown Requests On Social Sites Without Court, Gov't Order
March 25
Stakeholders Challenge Identity Validation, Question WHOIS Pilot Study Results
March 19
Constituent Groups Support Expedited ICANN Policy Processes, Diverge on Voting Rules
March 19
Court Nixes Facebook as Way to Notify Party Of Lawsuit, Other Methods Weren't Exhausted
March 19
Website's Third-Party Advertising, Not Related to Claim, Didn't Establish Jurisdiction
March 19
EBay Business Interacts with Buyer on Continued Basis, Purposeful Availment Established
March 19
Senate Commerce Leaders Hope For Bipartisan ‘Title X' Net Neutrality Bill
March 19
Senate Intelligence Leaders Release Cybersecurity Bill After Closed Markup
March 19
New Congressional Caucus to Assess Payment Systems, Data Security Issues
March 19
Uniform Law on Decedent's Digital Assets Rejected in 3 States, Still Alive in 23 Others
March 18
House Hearing Exposes Divisions On Draft Data Breach Legislation
March 18
FCC Budget Facing Possible Freeze as Net Neutrality Rulemaking Under IG Investigation
March 18
EU Reportedly Asks Google's Foes To Share Evidence in Antitrust Case
March 18
Experts Debate Wisdom of FCC's Title II Reclassification of Broadband
March 18
Three Wins, One Loss for Apple on iPhone Functions Infringing MobileMedia Patents
March 18
Former Client Claims Against LivingSocial, Soundalike Firm Survive CDA 230 Dismissal
March 17
Apple Urges ITC to Reject Ericsson Patent Complaints
March 17
Impact of Cloud Computing on Permanent Establishments Under the OECD Model Tax Convention
March 17
Courts Analyze Issue of When User Assent To Known Terms Will Signal Assent to Others
March 16
Restricting .doctor TLD to Physicians Unfair, Donuts Tells ICANN in Reconsideration Filing
March 16
Mandate to Periodically Check for Updated Terms Valid With Adequate Notice
March 16
Locatable Replacement Website Thwarts Domain Control Injunction Bid
March 16
Updated Site Design, Checkbox Reordered to Remove Confusion, Creates Valid Clickwrap-Browsewrap
March 16
False Advertising Claim Not Recoverable Under Lanham Act Absent Showing of Actual Harm
March 16
Miss. Google Subpoena on Hold Pending Challenge
March 16
Commerce Eyes ‘Consensus' Model For Addressing Cybersecurity Concerns
March 16
Name.Space Tells Ninth Circuit Lanham Act Claims Over New gTLD Program Are Ripe
March 13
Uniform Domain Name Dispute Resolution Policy Decisions
March 13
Uniform Rapid Suspension System Decisions
March 13
FCC Seen Opening Door to Regulate Web Prices in Net Neutrality Rule
March 13
Senate Panel Advances Bill to Provide Immunity for Cyberthreat Data Sharing
March 13
What You Tweet Might Tell Federal Reserve Economists That It's Time to Raise Rates
March 13
FCC Issues Open Internet Order Laying Out Details, Legal Reasonings of Reclassification
March 13
Court Certifies Class Alleging Facebook Must Allow Minors Right to Void Purchases
March 12
Senate Panel Expected to Take Up Contentious Cybersecurity Measure
March 12
Record Industry Groups Urge ICANN To Do More to Stem Copyright Infringement
March 12
String Similarity Decision Upheld, IRP Panel Cites Inability to Review Appeals on Merits
March 12
French Telecom Regulator Calls for ‘Duty of Fairness,' Strong Internet Giant Supervision
March 11
Aereo's Failed Auction Blamed On Broadcasters in N.Y. Suit
March 11
Online Sales Tax Fight Resumes as New Marketplace Fairness Bill Lands in Senate
March 11
Companies Should Consider EU Cookie Consent Rules Beyond Just Computers
March 11
NSA Internet Surveillance Program Challenged by Operator of Wikipedia
March 11
Untraceable Domain in Header, Sender Fields Wasn't Materially Misleading
March 10
EU Right to Be Forgotten May Be Too Broad, But Doesn't Impinge Speech, Officials Say
March 10
Turkish Government Considers Tax On Social Media, Digital Advertising Firms
March 10
The Next Big Thing: Enforcing Terms of Service in an Internet of Things World
March 10
.Eco Applicant Challenges Prolonged Review Mechanism, Time Limits Unspecified
March 10
Facebook Jurisdiction Ruling to Affect Large Internet Companies in France, Lawyer Says
March 9
China Regulator Eyes E-Commerce Oversight After Blasting Alibaba
March 9
Intent to Form Binding Contract Found In E-Mails Detailing Proposed Agreement
March 9
Descriptive Mark Lacks Secondary Meaning Absent Sufficient Revenue and Advertising
March 9
Tucows Says One Complaint, Respect for Due Process Led to USTR ‘Notorious' Label
March 6
Uniform Domain Name Dispute Resolution Policy Decisions
March 6
Uniform Rapid Suspension System Decisions
March 6
It's Time to Consider a Kinder, Gentler Cease and Desist Letter
March 6
Illinois Legislature Considers Measure Addressing Social Media Liquor Advertising
March 6
Banks Changing Apple Pay Procedures After Fraud, Consultants Say
March 6
FTC Would Regulate Data Broker Practices Under Senate Proposal
March 6
Senate Intelligence Panel Said to Be Leading Work on Cybersecurity Bill
March 6
Open-Internet, Anti-Spying Bill Aims To Fight Trade Discrimination Against U.S.
March 5
EU Member States Approve Flexible Net Neutrality, Battle on With Parliament
March 5
Senators Call for National Strategy To Boost Internet of Things Market
March 5
Forfeiture Still Available to Government In Case Against Megaupload.com Defendants
March 5
Online Video Market Competition Is Linchpin For Comcast-TWC Deal, Telecom Lawyer Says
March 5
Apple Urges Federal Circuit to Force Samsung to Remove Phone Features
March 5
Twitter Doesn't Have to Name Users Who Posted Allegedly Defamatory Tweets
March 9
Uniform Domain Name Dispute Resolution Policy
March 6
Uniform Rapid Suspension System
March 6
It's Time to Consider a Kinder, Gentler Cease and Desist Letter
March 6
Trademark Claims Over Adware Targeting Lawyer Sites Dismissed, No Use in Commerce
March 4
Twitter Users Have Right to Post Distasteful Comments Without Revealing Identity
March 4
Google Unveils Plan to Offer Wireless Services in U.S.
March 4
Supreme Court: Tax Injunction Act Doesn't Bar Lawsuit Against Internet Sales Reporting
March 4
Consumer Advocates Urge Obama To Strengthen Privacy Bill of Rights
March 4
Uber Discloses Data Breach Affecting About 50,000 Drivers
March 3
Court Seeks Guidance on Class Arbitration in Text Message Case
March 3
FTC Among Critics of White House ‘Privacy Bill of Rights' for Consumers
March 3
Groups Object as Cybersecurity Legislation Takes Shape in Senate
March 3
Apple/Google No-Poach Settlement May Turn on Lawyers Taking Pay Cut
March 3
Stealing Trade Secrets and Confidential Information With Computers: Time to Resolve the Lingering Circuit Split
March 3
Va. Legislature OKs Bill to Set Stage For Development of Consumer Digital IDs
March 2
Damage Control Absent Showing of Actual Harm Is Recoverable Under Lanham Act
March 2
Unmonitored Reply E-Mail Address Didn't Violate Md. Spam Statute
March 2
ACPA Dispute Over Domain Registration During Licensing Agreement Proceeds
March 2
Blog Post Defaming Colorado-Based Company Wasn't Expressly Aimed at State
March 2
$27.3M Wal-Mart, Netflix Price-Fixing Deal Greenlit; CAFA ‘Coupon’ Objections Nixed
March 2
Administration Releases Language For Sweeping Consumer Privacy Bill
March 2
Tech Week Ahead: Industry to Weigh In On White House Cybersecurity Proposal
February 27
Uniform Domain Name Dispute Resolution Policy
February 27
Uniform Rapid Suspension System
February 27
German Consumer Group Challenges Facebook's Terms & Conditions Policy
February 27
Privacy Group Asks FTC to Investigate Samsung Smart TV User Voice Collection
February 27
9th Circuit to Rehear CDA §230 Ruling Permitting ‘Failure to Warn’ Case to Proceed
February 26
FCC Promotes Net Neutrality by Classifying Internet as Title II Telecommunication Service
February 26
Industry Group Slams Obama Privacy Bill Ahead of Release
February 26
FCC Preempts State Laws Restricting Municipal Broadband on Party-Line Vote
February 26
Strickling: NTIA Skeptical of Separability As IANA Transition Accountability Mechanism
February 25
Walden Calls for Democrats to Work On Net Neutrality Bill After FCC Vote
February 25
Court Grants First-Ever Award Of Damages in False DMCA Takedown Case
February 25
AT&T, Verizon Poised to Clash With FCC Over Mobile-Web Rules
February 25
Walden Calls for Democrats to Work on Net Neutrality Bill After FCC Vote
February 27
Magistrate Recommends First-Ever Award Of Damages in False DMCA Takedown Case
February 25
Pandora's Anti-SLAPP Motion Slapped Down; Protection of Pre-'72 Records Reaffirmed
February 25
U.S. Government Offers Up to $3 Million For Help With Capturing ‘Cyberfugitive'
February 25
Swiss Bot Case Sparks Debate On Legal Liability For Automatons
February 24
Google's Schmidt Expected to Meet With Vestager in EU Antitrust Probe
February 24
Twitter Joins Netflix, Reddit in Support Of Net Neutrality Ahead of FCC Vote
February 24
FCC Set to Pass Open Internet Rules That Clash With Agency's Prior Stance
February 24
Verisign Sued .xyz Registry, Says Plenty of Good .com Names Available
February 24
FTC Challenges Two Marketers Of ‘Melanoma Detection' Phone Apps
February 24
Trademark Infringement ‘Without More' Didn't Establish Jurisdiction
February 24
Republican FCC Commissioners Urge Wheeler To Delay Net Neutrality Vote at Least 30 Days
February 23
Possible Compromise Version Emerges in IANA Naming Functions Transition Group
February 23
Plan to Expand EU Trademark Law to Cover Domain Names Faces Legislative Challenge
February 23
Uniform Domain Name Dispute Resolution Policy
February 23
Uniform Rapid Suspension System
February 23
Arbitration Clause Accessible Through Optional Links, No Assent Given
February 23
BNA INSIGHTS: State Privacy & Security Developments—Looking Back and Looking Ahead
February 23
Google Agrees to Strict Privacy Rules Sought by Italian Privacy Regulators
February 23
FCC Prepares for Showdown Over Title II Reclassification
February 23
Chaffetz Calls for Release of Unredacted White House, FCC E-Mails on Net Neutrality
February 23
Obama Draws Skepticism With Renewed ‘Privacy Bill of Rights' Push
February 23
Swedish Court to Rule on Registrar Liability Over Pirate Bay Domain Names
February 20
$8.5M Groupon Deal Needs Another Look; Approval Lacked Estimate of Value to Class
February 20
Amazon to Continue Unlimited E-book Offer in France, Despite Government Antagonism
February 20
U.S. to Hold Third Auction of Bitcoins Seized from Silk Road
February 20
Google Wins Dismissal Of Android Tying Litigation
February 20
Google Says Criminal Procedure Rule Change On Warrants Threatens Global Internet Users
February 20
Internet Changed Banking Industry But Brick-and-Mortar Still Prevalent, FDIC Says
February 20