Computer Fraud and Abuse Act Claims Versus State Equivalents and Sufficiently Pleading Digital Claims

Posted by Cyberbear on December 3, 2013 in Intellectual Property, Internet, Privacy, Tech News |

Posted By: Geoff Morris In Capitol Audio Access, Inc. v. Umemoto, the United District Court, Eastern District of California, granted in part and denied in part the Defendant’s Fed.R.Civ.P. Rule 12(b)(6) Motion to Dismiss. The court dismissed the Plaintiff’s Computer Fraud and Abuse Act (“CFAA”), Stored Communications Act (“SCA”), and trespass claims. However, the court […]

Dish Wins Another Battle In War Over Ad-Skipping Hopper DVR

  Posted By: Ross Arkin   Stay tuned for more after these messages. No, seriously, stay tuned. Please. I asked nicely. You better watch these ads or else. With more and more consumers finding more and more ways to avoid watching commercials, it’s not surprising that this seems to be the tone that broadcasters are […]

How Do You Compete With Free?

Posted by Cyberbear on December 3, 2013 in Computer Software, Copyright Law, Intellectual Property, Open Source |

Posted by:  Taylor Durbin   Linux is a free open source operating system that is controlled by the General Public Lease (“GPL”). This lease allows for the creation of derivative works stemming from the core coding of Linux as long as it remains free. The GPL allows people and companies to charge for installation and […]

AFP v. Morel in Plain English

Posted by Cyberbear on December 3, 2013 in Copyright Law, Internet, Social Media |

Posted By: Justin McKay   Copyright law has protected artistic expression for hundreds of years, but it wasn’t until recently that Copyright law had to deal with the likes of Twitter and other social media outlets. Below is a summary of a recent case that shows how Copyright law applies to the images we share […]

Video Game Emulators and Roms: How the Law Could Have Worked, and Should Today, to Protect Video Game Companies

Posted by Cyberbear on December 3, 2013 in Computer Software, Intellectual Property, Video Games |

Posted By: Paul Isso   Super Mario Brothers 3.  Sonic the Hedgehog.  Zelda.  Space Harrier.  Double Dragon. The list can go on forever… Those are just some of the nostalgic game titles that come to mind when reflecting on past Nintendo and Sega games that became international successes in the 80’s and 90’s – with gamers still playing […]

The California Revenge Porn Law is a Step in the Right Direction Toward a Means of Internet Regulation, but How Well Can it be Enforced in that Realm?

Posted by Cyberbear on December 3, 2013 in Uncategorized |

Posted By: Paul Isso Today the most common ways of distributing photos are by posting them online or sharing them through text messages. With the number of social networking sites and innumerable number of users today, it makes you wonder how state and federal governments can feasibly regulate content that is posted to the Internet. […]

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