Privacy Law

Trials & Litigation

Lawyer-turned-entrepreneur admits he financed Hulk Hogan’s Gawker suit

Cybersecurity

New Senate bill would block SCOTUS-approved rule change expanding DOJ’s surveillance powers

Internet Law

Mozilla loses bid to learn about government hack in child-porn investigation

Internet Law

Partner demands website reveal identities of commenters who said they hated working at his firms

Terrorism

Twitter reportedly bars US intelligence agencies from service that mines posts for terrorism alerts

Privacy Law

Judge OKs suit accusing Facebook of violating Illinois privacy law with its photo-tag technology

Education Law

School’s pact with feds over transgender locker room access sparks new lawsuit

Criminal Justice

Police data initiatives come with crime victim safety concerns

Privacy Law

Circuits split on privacy rights for video views and third-party data sharing

ABA Techshow

Cybersecurity issues and advice steal the Techshow

Criminal Justice

Ex-cop is jailed until he reveals computer passwords; appeal claims Fifth Amendment violation

Privacy Law

Law authorizing garbage inspections for composting scofflaws violates privacy rights, judge rules

U.S. Supreme Court

SCOTUS considers laws that make it a crime to refuse blood-alcohol tests

Legal Ethics

Lawyers accused of using paralegal to friend litigant on Facebook are facing ethics probe

Internet Law

Monitoring of my Twitter account showed racial bias, state lawyer says in labor complaint

Privacy Law

Can hacked data support fraud suit against Ashley Madison? Plaintiffs want to cite lawyer emails

Privacy Law

Microsoft sues over law used to keep government access of customer emails a secret

Privacy Law

Facebook capture of medical info from web searches by users violates HIPAA and other laws, suit says

Privacy Law

FBI’s use of cell-site data didn’t violate the Fourth Amendment, 6th Circuit says

Law Schools

Two hidden recording devices are discovered at Harvard Law School