At the end of March, the Brazilian Chamber of Deputies voted in favour of the Marco Civil da Internet (Internet Bill), bringing the ground-breaking legislation one step closer to enactment. The Internet Bill will now progress to the Senate for approval.
The California Supreme Court has certified a question for review posed by the Ninth Circuit – Is the internet a “place of public accommodation” as described in the California Disabled Persons Act (“DPA”), Civil Code §§ 54, et seq.?
In a recent blog post, we reported that a divided U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit (CAFC) had reaffirmed that appellate review of patent claim interpretations is de novo, without any deference to the trial court even for factual matters.
The Texas Department of Banking released a “Supervisory Memorandum” on Thursday, April 03, 2014, providing its interpretation of Texas laws on currency exchange and money transmission as applied to virtual currency.
Information disseminated through social media platforms such as Facebook and LinkedIn is of growing utility in litigation matters.