Searching Content indexed under IT and Internet by Hunton Andrews Kurth LLP ordered by Published Date Descending.
Links to Result pages
1 2  
Privacy & Information Security Law Blog: UK Seeks To Establish Internet Watchdog
Social media platforms, file hosting sites, discussion forums, messaging services and search engines in the UK are likely to come under increased pressure to monitor
30 Apr 2019
Hunton Employment & Labor Perspectives: A Company's Website Is Not A "Public Accommodation" Under The ADA, A California Court Finds
As we discussed in a previous post , the courts, the Congress, and the Department of Justice (the "DoJ") continue to grapple with the scope of Title III of the Americans with Disabilities Act
United States
15 Feb 2019
Privacy & Information Security Law Blog: Advocate General Finds Search Engine Operators May Limit The Scope Of Right To Be Forgotten To The EU
On January 10, 2018, Advocate General Maciej Szpunar ("Advocate General") of the Court of Justice of the European Union ("CJEU") issued an Opinion in the case of Google v. CNIL
21 Jan 2019
Hunton Retail Law Resource: Consumer Protection In Retail: Weekly Roundup - October 25, 2018
This past week, several consumer actions made headlines that affect the retail industry.
United States
30 Oct 2018
Hunton Insurance Recovery Blog: AIG Policy Covers Defense And Indemnity For Email Scanning Suits Against Web Services Provider
A California federal court found coverage under AIG's general liability policy for the defense and indemnity of email scanning suits against Yahoo!.
United States
17 Oct 2018
Privacy & Information Security Law Blog: California Enacts New Requirements for Internet of Things Manufacturers
On September 28, 2018, California Governor Jerry Brown signed into law two identical bills regulating Internet-connected devices sold in California. S.B. 327 and A.B. 1906 (the "Bills") ...
United States
4 Oct 2018
Privacy & Information Security Law Blog: CIPL Submits Comments On Draft Indian Data Protection Bill
On September 26, 2018, the Centre for Information Policy Leadership ("CIPL") at Hunton Andrews Kurth LLP submitted formal comments to the Indian Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology...
United States
3 Oct 2018
Sixth Circuit Declines Reconsideration Of American Tooling Center's "Spoofing" Win
In doing so, the court likewise confirmed that intervening steps by the insured, such as following the directions contained in the bogus emails, did not break the causal chain so as to defeat coverage for "direct" losses.
United States
9 Sep 2018
Privacy & Information Security Law Blog: FTC Approves Changes To Video Game Industry's Safe Harbor Program Under COPPA
On August 13, 2018, the Federal Trade Commission approved changes to the video game industry's safe harbor guidelines under the Children's Online Privacy Protection Act ("COPPA") Ru
United States
3 Sep 2018
Yahoo! Gives Snapshot Of Privacy Law For 2017
Yahoo Inc.'s recent cybersecurity woes recall the ever-present danger of "unknown unknowns."
United States
15 Feb 2017
When Terms Of Use Are Not Enough – Lessons From Long v. Provide Commerce, Inc.
The California Court of Appeals recently determined that the hyperlink to a website terms of use was not binding on users.
United States
8 Apr 2016
SEC Adopts Rules To Allow Crowdfunding Beginning May 16, 2016
The crowdfunding rules will provide eligible small and emerging private U.S. growth companies another potential fundraising avenue, especially those that are unable to obtain seed financing from angel or venture capital investors.
United States
7 Dec 2015
FCC Clips Lyft's Wings
Businesses need to be aware that the Federal Communications Commission ("FCC") will monitor and test the "Unsubscribe" feature used with their promotional and marketing communications even without evidence of consumer harm.
United States
15 Oct 2015
Virtual Currency Businesses: An Analysis Of The Evolving Regulatory Landscape
Whether virtual currency businesses boom or go bust remains to be seen.
United States
30 Sep 2015
The Workforce & Employment In A Connected World: 5 Policies Employers Should Consider
Technology and apps enhance workplace efficiency, and at the same time create tempting opportunities to connect real-time with friends, shop and click through to viral videos.
United States
8 Jul 2015
Second Circuit Clarifies E-Commerce Contract Formation Requirements
A common concern with online terms of use and other electronic contracts is that, on their face, they do not meet all of the required elements necessary for the formation of an enforceable contract.
United States
7 Dec 2012
What's In A Tweet?
What does it mean to "tweet"? In 1972, the year of Michael Jackson's debut solo album and his chart-topping hit cover of Rockin’ Robin, the answer was easy—tweeting is what a robin does. But a networked person in 2011 would give a different answer.
United States
31 Oct 2011
The Top Six Blunders In Dealing With The Cloud
As with most modern electronic advancements, cloud computing has swiftly become a force that companies cannot ignore.
United States
8 Sep 2011
EU Requires Consent Before Cookies Can Be Placed
On May 26, 2011, the 2009 amendments1 to the e-Privacy Directive2 (the "Directive") regulating the use of internet cookies in the European Union ("EU") went into effect.
European Union
28 Jul 2011
Recent Cases Should Make Software Licensors Review Their Distribution Methods And License Terms (And They May Even Make Us Look At Open Source Licenses In A Different Way)
Three recent copyright cases from the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals, Vernor v. Autodesk, Inc., 621 F.3d 1102 (9th Cir. 2010), UMG Recordings Inc. v. Augusto, 628 F.3d 1175 (9th Cir. 2010) and MDY Industries, LLC v. Blizzard Entertainment, Inc., 629 F.3d 928 (9th Cir. 2011), underscore how methods of distribution and license terms can be mutually reinforcing or, alternatively, mutually destructive.
United States
25 Jul 2011
Links to Result pages
1 2