Privacy Law

National Pulse

Federal medical-privacy law frustrates ID theft victims

Ethics

NSA surveillance policies raise questions about the viability of the attorney-client privilege

Judiciary

After prosecutor’s live courtroom feed is disclosed, judges consider expanding viewing areas

Criminal Justice

Online petition urges Michael Brown law requiring cops to wear cameras; what about privacy concerns?

Privacy Law

TV station posted interrogation video with Social Security number, says lawyer who plans lawsuit

Criminal Justice

Arrest records linger in FBI database and websites; acquitted law student sees consequences

Trials & Litigation

Federal suit claims family members were banned from mom’s nursing home over social media posts

Judiciary

Judge says he had no obligation to disclose prosecutor’s live feed of court hearings

Criminal Justice

Name of officer in Ferguson shooting is released; ACLU sues for incident reports

Celebrities

Judge Judy settles suit over ads with her likeness

Privacy Law

Never mind: US says it doesn’t need to redact transcript of public court hearing after all

Trials & Litigation

Some 17,000 seek to join law student’s Facebook class action in Austria

Trials & Litigation

Financier backs Austrian law student’s class action against Facebook; it seeks damages under US law

Legal Ethics

Ethics complaint accuses former GE lawyer of disclosing client secrets

Health Law

11th Circuit upholds ‘Docs v. Glocks’ law in First Amendment challenge

Around the Blawgosphere

People look to Yelp to find lawyers online, survey says | Fallout over Facebook mood study?

Verdicts & Settlements

Woman billed $5K for hospital body cavity searches gets $1.1M settlement

Privacy Law

Two Muslim American lawyers were subject to NSA email surveillance, report says

Entertainment & Sports Law

Sleeping Yankees fan caught on camera sues for alleged defamation

Entertainment & Sports Law

Lawyers in Donald Sterling case battle over removal to federal court for medical privacy issue