For decades, innovators and science fiction enthusiasts have predicted the advent of a flying car, but until recently, that vision has remained just that, a vision. Flying cars, however, may not be as far away as once thought.
American companies have no choice but to operate in the European Union, and the European Union may now have the authority it needs to push back against lax American data security regulations.
Letz’s holding sounds promising for fair use, but spells more of the same when it comes to takedown notice practices.
As tens of thousands of babies continue to be born through IDF in the U.S. and same-sex relationships become increasingly accepted, lawyers will have the opportunity to play a role in defining what these new relationships will mean for family law issues such as adoption, divorce, surrogacy, and inheritance.
Even if trust and intimacy increase and technology makes virtual interaction more and more like reality, perhaps there is something about true face-to-face human connection that will never be replaceable. However, there is undoubtedly huge potential for Online Dispute Resolution to thrive under the correct circumstances.
Despite leaders of both China and the U.S. offering optimistic prognoses for cooperation between both nations, it appears Chinese Americans, especially Chinese Americans employed in defense, tech, and energy sectors, can expect little relief from intense government scrutiny.
To prevent opportunistic webcasters from striking below-market direct licensing agreements with record labels the Copyright Royalty Judges should carefully consider the context in which the direct licensing agreements were struck.
By focusing on the number of high-speed internet providers in a particular region, representation of a consumer’s overall lack of choice is distorted.
As many countries struggle with the interactions of encryption and policing, India takes a bold step.
Consent Apps such as Good2Go must rethink their entire approach to consent if they would like to become relevant or even effective in the fight against sexual assault on university campuses.
With Governor Brown’s veto, the commercial drone industry scores a victory in California.
In oral arguments today, Microsoft fights to limit the international reach of warrants for private data. The decision could have far-reaching consequences as to data privacy, Cloud computing, foreign relations law and the extraterritoriality of search warrants.
Although European antitrust authorities continue to investigate Google’s advertising and bundling practices, the odds of a Microsoft-like agreement increase.
The FCC’s new rule prohibiting internet-service providers (ISP) from slowing down applications or services is being challenged by on multiple fronts.
While Twitter has neither a legal obligation to censor its users nor an imposed requirement to protect free speech, its use of anti-harassment tools is commendable.
The Danger of “Just & Reasonable” Net Neutrality Rules: The Potential Toothlessness of the FCC’s New Rules
While the FCC’s new “just and reasonable” net neutrality rule is a step in the right direction toward an open Internet, it is not a clear victory for net neutrality advocates.
Since it began its enhance patent quality initiative , the USPTO is better positioned to address patent quality than ever before.
While the idea of an autonomous car is exciting to many drivers, there are serious legal questions regarding autonomous cars that have yet to be answered.
Recent copyright infringement cases where infringement is predicated on the similar “feel” of the original and an infringing song is a step in the wrong direction.
Local law enforcement’s increasing use of Stingray, a technology used to pull metadata of a cellphone without the knowledge of the owner, undermines the legitimacy of the criminal justice system.
International Law is wholly inadequate in dealing with the technology and privacy issues.
As Big Data continues to grow in both reach and sophistication, our information economy will start to approach a state in which the definition of Personally Identifiable Information is no longer effective in pursuing its goal of protecting individual rights to privacy.
While free-market tools have been effective in curtailing cyber-bulling, there are still opportunities to use the legal system to stop cyber-bulling.
The SEC’s high frequency trading (HFT) enforcement strategy of speak loudly and carry a small stick demonstrates that it does not want to regulate high frequency trading.