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When we've talked in the past about government attempting to outright block pornography sites, those efforts have typically been aimed at sites hosting child pornography. Blocking child porn is a goal that's impossible to rebel against, though the methods for achieving it are another matter entirely. Show More Summary
Revelations that billionaire Silicon Valley investor Peter Thiel may have backed Hulk Hogan’s invasion of privacy lawsuit against Gawker Media has cast a spotlight on the lawyer who has been in the wrestler’s corner from the beginni...
The pendulum of justice in England swings toward supporting “alternative” and “non-conventional” families.
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Legal practice is often a high-stress job. There's the trying work hours, the high-stakes outcomes, and the horrible opposing attorneys or trying clients. It's enough to cause an esquire or two to unleash a near-constant stream of unprintable profanities. Cursing under his breath at court got one attorney publicly......
The Kansas City Royals' long-delayed return to competitive baseballing coincided with one of the most ridiculous raids ever conducted by the Department of Homeland Security. Birdies, a Kansas City lingerie shop, was "visited" by DHSShow More Summary
We've been covering for a while the ridiculous ongoing fight about the FCC's plan to open up the set top box market to actual competition. Historically, we've always seen that when closed technologies are opened up, it generally leads to much more innovation that benefits everyone. Show More Summary
Soon after the original Snowden revelations, I went around talking to a bunch of startups and startup organizers, discussing whether they'd be more willing to speak out and complain about excessive government surveillance. Some certainly did, but many were cautious. Show More Summary
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Overall, this is just a bad look for the firm.
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Eric Goldman explains here. We already could tell that the Office was interested in shrinking the safe harbors; apparently the Office wants to do that in part by purging the list of registered DMCA agents every three years. As someone who had the OTW's initial registration bounced for not having a fax number (we... Show More Summary