Compliance Issues Abound in Immigration Reform Bill, but Lots of Uncertainty As It Heads to the House – Dawn Lurie

By | LXBN | July 23, 2013

We’re closing in on three years since the Affordable Care Act was initially introduced. Since then, it’s been one of the most discussed topics in the law, as it stands as President Barack Obama’s signature piece of legislation for his first term. Now, for the second term, we have the long-awaited immigration reform bill—which I’m sure we’ll be discussing for years. In our first LXBN TV conversation on the proposed legislation, Sheppard Mullin lawyer Dawn Lurie joins me to explain the compliance issues in the Senate’s bill and the challenges it now faces as it heads to the House of Representatives.

Gossip Website Goes to Trial

By | Socially Aware Blog | July 23, 2013
Gossip Website Goes to Trial

In 2012, we reported on a pair of district court decisions that, based on similar facts, split on whether defendant, a gossip website, qualified for immunity under Section 230 of the Communications Decency Act (CDA), the 1996 law that states “[n]o provider or user of an interactive computer service shall be treated as the publisher or speaker of any information provided by another information content provider.”