1081 ABA Journal Privacy Law articles.
A bank robbery defendant who was arrested based on Google location data is seeking to suppress the evidence under a challenge to the broad warrant that authorized the disclosure.
Jan 24, 2020 10:23 AM CST
Lawyer appointed to pro bono case can’t avoid representation, federal judge rules
A Connecticut lawyer appointed as pro bono counsel in a prisoner’s civil rights case doesn’t qualify for an…
Jan 14, 2020 4:37 PM CST
A federal judge in South Dakota ruled Thursday that a new law requiring people who circulate ballot petitions to provide the state with their personal information is unconstitutional.
Jan 10, 2020 4:03 PM CST
More than 200 members of Congress filed an amicus brief Thursday that encouraged the U.S. Supreme Court to reconsider and possibly overrule Roe v. Wade
when it decides a case on a restrictive Louisiana abortion law.
Jan 6, 2020 3:27 PM CST
Between facial recognition, Facebook and state privacy laws, it was a busy year for law and technology. The ABA Journal
takes a look back at 2019's biggest legal tech stories.
Dec 23, 2019 11:59 AM CST
Some corporate counsel are failing to embrace the most effective measures to mitigate litigation risk, despite an increase in the percentage of companies anticipating an uptick in disputes, according to a survey by Norton Rose Fulbright.
Dec 13, 2019 11:19 AM CST
Former FBI lawyer Lisa Page has sued the bureau and the U.S. Department of Justice for releasing her text messages with former FBI agent Peter Strzok, with whom she was having an affair.
Dec 11, 2019 12:04 PM CST
A federal judge in Boston ruled Tuesday that border agents violate the Fourth Amendment when they search electronic devices at ports of entry without a reasonable suspicion.
Nov 13, 2019 11:58 AM CST
Department of Justice reportedly opens criminal inquiry into origins of Russia probe
The U.S. Department of Justice’s review of the origins of the Russia probe has shifted from an administrative…
Oct 25, 2019 2:19 PM CDT
Artificial intelligence is helping prisons and jails monitor inmate phone calls to learn of criminal activity and potential suicides.
Oct 25, 2019 10:22 AM CDT
An invasion-of-privacy lawsuit claims that the former general counsel of Wynn Resorts approved a “secret undercover operation” to gather derogatory information about a former salon employee who provided information to the Wall Street Journal.
Oct 23, 2019 10:39 AM CDT
Tort claims seek to vacate decisions of judge without a law license
Tort claims filed last week against the Washington state towns of Airway Heights and Cheney claim that defendants’…
Oct 15, 2019 5:12 PM CDT
From a legal policy point of view, the hottest issue might be that of territorial reach of content and privacy regulations.
The two main questions are to what extent laws…
Oct 10, 2019 9:52 AM CDT
A recent pair of cases out of the European Union have provided new insight into the reach of the EU’s regulation of the internet. Both cases revolve around whether an EU member state’s court can order an internet company to take down or de-list information online and whether that power extends beyond the EU.
Oct 10, 2019 6:00 AM CDT
Jurors award $8B in punitive damages in Risperdal case
Jurors in Philadelphia found Johnson & Johnson liable for $8 billion in punitive damages Tuesday in a case brought by a…
Oct 9, 2019 4:48 PM CDT
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