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hiQ v. Linkedin Redux? Ninth Circuit Decision Tested In New Case
The ink is barely dry on the landmark Ninth Circuit hiQ Labs decision. Yet, a new dispute has already cropped up testing the bounds of the CFAA and the ability of a platform
United States
8 Oct 2019
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In Blockbuster Ruling, Ninth Circuit Affirms hiQ Injunction — CFAA Claim Likely Not Available For Scraping Publicly Available Website Data
In a ruling that is being hailed as a victory for web scrapers and the open nature of publicly available website data, the Ninth Circuit today issued its long-awaited opinion
United States
11 Sep 2019
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Ninth Circuit Releases Another Important CDA Section 230 Opinion With Broad Application – Automated Content Recommendation And Notification Tools Do Not Make Social Site The Developer Of User Posts
In the swirl of scrutiny surrounding the big Silicon Valley tech companies and with some in Congress declaiming that Section 230 of the Communications Decency Act (CDA) should be curtailed,
United States
30 Aug 2019
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Recent Rulings Highlight Limits Of CDA Immunity In Products Liability Cases Against E-Commerce Platforms
In early July, an appeals court ruled that Amazon should be considered a "seller" of goods under Pennsylvania products liability law and subject to strict liability
United States
19 Aug 2019
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Facebook Shielded By CDA Immunity Against Federal Claims For Allowing Use Of Its Platform By Terrorists
In recent years, there have been a number of suits filed in federal courts seeking to hold social media platforms responsible for providing material support to terrorists
United States
13 Aug 2019
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Finding Article III Standing, Ninth Circuit Declines To Do An About-Face In Illinois Biometric Privacy Class Action Against Facebook
In an important opinion, the Ninth Circuit affirmed a lower court's ruling that plaintiffs in the ongoing Facebook biometric privacy class action have alleged a concrete injury-in-fact to confer Article III standing and that the class was properly certified.
United States
13 Aug 2019
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Ticketmaster Reaches Settlement With Ticket Broker Over Unauthorized Use Of Automated Bots
In early July, Ticketmaster reached a favorable settlement in its action against a ticket broker that was alleged to have used automated bots to purchase tickets in bulk,
United States
30 Jul 2019
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Web Scraping Decisions Consider Contract Cause Of Action
Two recent web scraping disputes highlight some important issues regarding whether a website owner may successfully allege a breach of contract action
United States
18 Jul 2019
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Locksmiths Locked Out: Court Affirms Immunity For Use Of Tools That Portray Third-Party Content Pictorially Or As An Aggregate Metric
In the past few months, there have been a number of notable decisions affirming broad immunity under the Communications Decency Act (CDA), 47 U.S.C. §230(c), for online providers that host third party content.
United States
28 Jun 2019
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Get All Of Your Bots In A Row: 2018 California Bot Disclosure Law Comes Online Soon
During the 2016 election, certain Russian operatives used fake social media profiles to influence voters and also created bot accounts to add likes to and share posts across the internet.
United States
21 Jun 2019
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Filtering Actions By Anti-Malware Software Provider Protected By CDA "Good Samaritan" Immunity
Three recent court decisions affirmed the robust immunity under the Communications Decency Act (CDA), 47 U.S.C. §230(c), for online providers that host third-party content
United States
11 Jun 2019
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CFAA Claim Dismissed In Scraping Suit, While Contract Claim Survives
This month, an Illinois district court considered another in the series of web scraping disputes that have been working their way through our courts.
United States
14 May 2019
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Digital Currency App's Electronic User Agreement Held Enforceable
This case sheds further light on the do's and don'ts of online electronic contracting and the enforceability of app-based terms and conditions.
United States
7 Feb 2019
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Locational Tracking On iOS And Android Devices: Check The Platform's Rules!
This post discusses some of the contractual requirements imposed by Apple and Google regarding the collection and sharing of locational information.
United States
27 Dec 2018
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"Cyberattack" Campaign That Purportedly Flooded YouTube Channel With "Dislikes" Not A CFAA Violation
In the case, AXTS hired GY6 to create a promotional video featuring AXTS's products on YouTube, with payment calculated based on the number of views.
United States
4 Dec 2018
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WSJ Article On Geolocation Data Highlights Risks For Fund Managers
Last week the WSJ published an article detailing how companies are monetizing smartphone location data by selling it to hedge fund clients.
United States
13 Nov 2018
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Biometric Suits Continue, Including Recent Action Against IoT Company
Last December, we noted the continuing robust wave of Illinois biometric privacy suits. At that time, dozens of suits had been filed in Illinois state court against Illinois-based employers...
United States
18 Oct 2018
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Site Cannot Compel Arbitration Based Upon Later-Amended Terms Without Showing Adequate User Notification Of Change
A D.C. district court ruled that an eBay user did not assent to a later-added arbitration clause to the user agreement by virtue of a provision that stated eBay could amend the agreement at any time,
United States
31 Aug 2018
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CFAA And Breach Of Contract Claims Dismissed In Website Data Scraping Suit
This past week, an Illinois district court dismissed, with leave to amend, claims relating to a competitor's alleged scraping of sales listings from a company's website for use on its own site.
United States
18 Jul 2018
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