So this should come as no surprise but, no, those Facebook copyright notice status updates are not legally binding. Weintraub Tobin has a humorous look at those today. Over on LXBN, Zosha has an excellent piece on the Sony data hack and the scary trend behind it. Total posts on the LexBlog Network today: 210.
- Life, Liberty, or Ferguson – Todd Belcore of the Sargent Shriver National Center on Poverty Law on their blog, The Shriver Brief
- Graffiti Litigation Update: Settlements and Procedural Wrangling – Boston lawyer Nicholas O’Donnell of Sullivan & Worcester on the firm’s blog, The Art Law Report
- Recent SEC Enforcement Actions Highlight Importance of Robust Insider Trading Compliance Policies – Robert Wernli, Jr. and Alicia Tschirhart of Sheppard Mullin on the firm’s Corporate & Securities Law Blog
- Your Facebook Copyright Notice is More Annoying than Farmville – California-based attorney Scott Plamondon of Weintraub Genshlea Chediak Tobin & Tobin on The IP Law Blog
- QVC Sues Shopping App for Web Scraping That Allegedly Triggered Site Outage – New York attorney Jeff Neuburger of Proskauer Rose in the firm’s New Media & Technology Law Blog
- Stashing Cash with Ammo: Convicted Fraudsters Hide Money Away in Ammunition Canisters – Abby Wein of Charles Griffin Intelligence on their blog, The Divorce Asset Hunter
- The Age of Confusion and the Artificial Intelligence Revolution – Kenneth Grady of Seyfarth Shaw for the firm’s blog, SeytLines
- Tavern Challenges BMI’s Chain of Title for Songs – Seattle intellectual property lawyer Tonya Gisselberg on her blog, Seattle Copyright Watch
- 5 legal traps for the wariest employer – Winston-Salem attorney Robin Shea of Constangy on the firm’s blog, Employment & Labor Insider
- Channeling Justice Ginsburg of U.S. Supreme Court on the Right to Register a Trademark – Minneapolis lawyer Steve Baird of Winthrop & Weinstine on the firm’s Duets Blog
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