N.Y. Court Denies Facebook Standing to Challenge Search Warrants for User Accounts

Aug 10, 2015 By: Jeff Matsuura

Authorities in New York obtained and served search warrants for the Facebook accounts of 381 Facebook users, which Facebook challenged and was unsuccessful.

The OPM Hack and the Challenge of Protecting Data Integrity

Aug 3, 2015 By: Craig Blakeley

Since the discovery of the major data security breach involving millions of U.S. government personnel records allegedly executed with some involvement by Chinese interests, attention has been focused on issues associated with personal privacy and theft of national secrets.

United Nations Appoints Its First Privacy Advocate

Jul 27, 2015 By: Craig Blakeley

The UN Human Rights Council recently appointed its first dedicated privacy advocate, sending an important message about the importance of privacy rights.

RoboLaw: Automation of Legal Services

Jul 20, 2015 By: Craig Blakeley

The conversation about the integration of technology into the legal profession is expanding to include the potential use of technology to replace lawyers altogether for certain basic legal activities.

Chicago Taxes Cloud Computing

Jul 13, 2015 By: Jeff Matsuura

Chicago recently extended certain existing city taxes to apply to some cloud computing services and content.

Apple Antitrust Settlement Payment Upheld on Appeal

Jul 6, 2015 By: Craig Blakeley

On a 2-1 vote, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit upheld the ebook pricing antitrust ruling against Apple, Inc.

Big League Computer Hacking

Jun 22, 2015 By: Craig Blakeley

Recent reports indicate that Major League Baseball has apparently suffered one of its most prominent computer hacking incidents.

Efforts to Force ISPs to be Global Copyright Police

Jun 15, 2015 By: Jeff Matsuura

An ongoing lawsuit in New Zealand raises the issue of whether or not Internet service providers (ISPs) should be required to serve

Cybersecurity Insurance: Let the Buyer Beware

Jun 8, 2015 By: Craig Blakeley

Cybersecurity insurance coverage could actually result in greater potential liability to the businesses that rely on it.

Starbucks and the Hacker: A Lesson in Cybersecurity Today

Jun 1, 2015 By: Jeff Matsuura

In the world of cybersecurity organizations should continue to preserve and enforce their legal rights while also recognizing the nature of the current computer security environment.