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What's Wrong With Lawyers Using Instant Messaging?
Instant messaging is increasingly penetrating the workplace, and law firms are no exception
United States
2 Apr 2019
Google To Pay $57 Million For GDPR Violations
On January 21, 2019, the French data protection supervisory authority ("CNIL") fined Google €50 million (approximately $57 million) for violating the European General Data Protection Regulation ("GDPR").
United States
19 Feb 2019
FTC v. Qualcomm: Trial And Implications?
Orrick partner Jay Jurata, head of our global Antitrust & Competition practice, weighs in on the important issues raised in the closely-watched trial now under way in FTC v. Qualcomm
United States
14 Jan 2019
Rating Agency Developments - February 6, 2017
On January 31, 2017, Moody's updated its U.S. RMBS surveillance methodology.
United States
16 Feb 2017
Class Action Quarterly Update - Fall 2016
Class action filings during the fall of 2016 continued to be dominated by Telephone Consumer Protection Act cases.
United States
17 Jan 2017
Phone Roaming Charges For Periodic Travel In The European Union To End
The development of a digital single market is a key objective for the European Union.
European Union
29 Dec 2016
Everalbum's User Referral Program Compliant Under TCPA
Photo sharing and storage app Everalbum, and other social media apps that send SMS invitations to a user's contacts to download the app only at the user's direction comply with all applicable laws...
United States
19 Oct 2016
SDNY Refuses To Enforce Uber's Online "Sign-In-Wrap" Terms, Arbitration Provision And Jury Waiver Clause
On July 29, 2016, the Southern District of New York, in Meyer v. Kalanick, refused to enforce mandatory arbitration and jury waiver provisions against a putative class of Uber consumers.
United States
16 Aug 2016
There's No Longer An "App For That" In Austin: Lyft And Uber Pull Out Over Driver Fingerprinting Requirements
Rideshare companies Lyft and Uber announced on May 9 that they were no longer offering their services in Austin, Texas, after voters there rejected a proposed ordinance that would have eliminated fingerprint-based background checks for drivers.
United States
26 May 2016
China Passes (De) Encryption Cyber Law
On December 27, 2015, the Standing Committee of the National People's Congress, China's national legislative body, passed the Counter-Terrorism Law of China, which entered into force on January 1, 2016.
14 Jan 2016
A Purr-fect Opinion On Copyright Registrations
Cat videos are one of the most popular types of user-uploaded Internet videos. It is unsurprising, then, that there is now cutting-edge copyright case law about a cat-themed video game.
United States
25 Nov 2015
Tipoff For The Question Of Whether D&O Policies Cover TCPA Related Claims
In 1991 Congress passed the Telephone Consumer Protection Act ("TCPA") to protect customers from unsolicited telemarketing. It has since become an attractive avenue for consumer class action litigation.
United States
25 Nov 2015
When Will The Music Stop Playing?
Wrapped up with other hot verticals mobile, IoT, and big data; the cloud is becoming increasingly central to all things tech.
United States
10 Oct 2014
9th Circuit Affirms Dismissal Of Antitrust Claims In MMS Case Against Wireless Carriers
The 9th Circuit dismissed the antitrust claims against various wireless carriers brought by a purported class of commercial producers of multimedia content.
United States
17 Jun 2014
Fed Issues A Report On Mobile Financial Services
On March 25, the Fed issued a report on the use of mobile phones to obtain financial services.
United States
14 Apr 2014
AGCOM And The Administrative Enforcement Of IP Rights
At the end of a process started in 2010, after three public consultations on an equal number of proposals, on December 12, 2012 AGCOM, adopted regulations that established the powers that it can exercise in case of breaches of copyrights in the Internet.
21 Jan 2014
Mobile Apps Remain Regulatory Focus As FTC Enforces Data Privacy Of Popular Program
The provider of the immensely popular "Brightest Flashlight Free" mobile app for Android reached a settlement with the Federal Trade Commission.
United States
17 Dec 2013
FTC Announces Study Of Patent Assertion Entities
On Sept. 27, 2013, the Federal Trade Commission announced that it will conduct a study concerning Patent Assertion Entities and other entities asserting patents in the wireless communication sector, including manufacturers and other non-practicing entities engaged in licensing.
United States
9 Oct 2013
The New Electronic Payment Services Landscape: Developments In EU Legislation
On July 24, 2013, the European Commission issued legislative proposals to update and complement the current EU legal framework on payment services to develop further an EU-wide single market by promoting more competition, security and innovation in the field of electronic payments.
European Union
4 Oct 2013
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