Legal

eBay is standing behind Google for the EU’s anti-trust probe

It doesn’t matter that eBay and Google are competitors in many areas, eBay is still standing behind Google for the European Commission’s...
Avatar of Carl Durrek Carl Durrek
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This new bill would grant the NSA permission to spy on us until 2020

Hey guys, wouldn’t it be great if the NSA was granted permission to collect data on us en masse for another...
Avatar of Brian Molidor Brian Molidor
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Should messaging services face the same regulations as carriers?

A recent leak has given us a good look at the kinds of rules that carriers operating in the European Union will...
Avatar of Connor Livingston Connor Livingston
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Comcast may not be merging with Time Warner Cable after all

The final blow to telecom competitiveness in the United States may not be happening after all. It looks like the nation’s...
Avatar of Louie Baur Louie Baur
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This new bill would make the FCC’s net neutrality rules useless

Nobody said the fight to protect net neutrality was going to be easy, and nobody said it was going to end...
Avatar of Louie Baur Louie Baur
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HRW is suing the DEA for decades of bulk data collection

It looks like the NSA isn’t the only government agency in the United States that’s collecting vast amounts of data on...
Avatar of Carl Durrek Carl Durrek
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This is the first prosecution for anti-trust violations in e-commerce

Congratulations David Topkins, you are now the first person in the United States to be prosecuted for anti-trust violations specifically involving e-commerce....
Avatar of Jesseb Shiloh Jesseb Shiloh
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Own a PlayStation Vita? You may be entitled to lawsuit money

Aren’t lawsuits great?! Thanks to lawsuits, PlayStation Vita who purchased their handheld console any time before June 1, 2012 may be eligible...
Avatar of Lorie Wimble Lorie Wimble
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You can now serve divorce papers to your spouse through Facebook

Technology and the Internet are quickly making it so that we never actually need to come into direct physical contact with...
Avatar of Lorie Wimble Lorie Wimble
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This is the latest move in Britain’s war against online pornography

The latest move in the Conservative-led government’s war against online pornography in the United Kingdom is a promise to require pornography...
Avatar of Carl Durrek Carl Durrek
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How can an 80-year-old law completely alter the future of television?

Television as we know it is changing at a ridiculous pace as more and more people transition to Internet-based alternatives to...
Avatar of Louie Baur Louie Baur
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Thousands of people are commenting on the FAA’s drone rules

You could fill a book with all of the potential uses that commercial drones have for both companies and individuals, and...
Avatar of Alfie Joshua Alfie Joshua
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Uber is actually going on the legal offensive in Europe

Uber has been facing legal attacks in pretty much every country that it has launched in, but Europe has been especially...
Avatar of Chastity Mansfield Chastity Mansfield
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Even Apple is coming out against Indiana’s “anti-gay” law

To say that Indiana’s recent Religious Freedom Restoration Act (RFRA) has been controversial would be a gross understatement. The legislation, as well...
Avatar of Rocco Penn Rocco Penn
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The FCC is confident that it can beat its net neutrality lawsuits

It was to be expected that the FCC be hit with a plethora of lawsuits following its vote to reclassify broadband under...
Avatar of Carl Durrek Carl Durrek
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Ellen Pao has lost her big gender-discrimination case on all counts

It’s finally over guys, the gender-discrimination case that’s been shaking up Silicon Valley for the past few months has finally come to...
Avatar of Lorie Wimble Lorie Wimble
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Half the country disapproves of RadioShack consumer data auction

You want to know how to piss off half the country? All you need to do is auction off consumer data....
Avatar of Michio Hasai Michio Hasai
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Amazon believes regulation is killing innovation in the United States

Ah, the age-old battle between innovation and regulation. That was the subject of Amazon’s recent testimony before a Senate subcommittee, where the...
Avatar of Brian Molidor Brian Molidor
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