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|ALJ Shaw Denies Motion To Amend Complaint In Certain Devices With Secure Communication Capabilities (337-TA-818)|
John F. Presper, Eric W. Schweibenz; Oblon, Spivak, McClelland, Maier & Neustadt, L.L.P.;
September 18, 2012, previously published on September 14, 2012On September 7, 2012, ALJ David P. Shaw issued Order No. 9 denying complainant VirnetX, Inc.’s (“VirnetX”) motion for leave to amend the complaint in Certain Devices with Secure Communication Capabilities, Components Thereof, and Products Containing the Same (Inv. No. 337-TA-818).
|FTC Issues Guidelines for Mobile App Developers|
Loeb Loeb LLP;
September 12, 2012, previously published on September 2012The Federal Trade Commission has published a guide to help mobile app developers comply with truth-in-advertising standards and basic privacy principles when marketing new mobile apps. The guidance is intended for all mobile app developers - large companies as well as tiny startups and individuals.
|Labor Pains: Computer Hacking By Employees|
Todd J. Horn; Venable LLP;
September 11, 2012, previously published on September 4, 2012What if a former employee downloads confidential information (customer lists, pricing information, etc.) from your computer system and uses it to lure your customers away? Among the laws at your disposal is the Computer Fraud and Abuse Act (“CFAA”). Although principally a criminal...
|If You are A Mobile App Developer, Get it Right from the Start, Please!|
Carmelina G. Allis; Hyman, Phelps & McNamara, P.C.;
September 11, 2012, previously published on September 9, 2012If you are a mobile app developer, be sure to review the FTC’s newly published guidelines on truth-in-advertising and privacy principles, “Marketing Your Mobile App, Get it Right from the Start.” They apply to you, whether you are a start-up app developer or an established...
|FTC to Mobile App Developers: Get Privacy Right from the Start|
Cynthia J. Larose; Mintz, Levin, Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky and Popeo, P.C.;
September 10, 2012, previously published on September 5, 2012Mobile app developers have some unique challenges when it comes to preparation and implementation of privacy policies. But, regulators have made it quite clear that the general privacy laws and regulations apply whether the application is online or mobile.
|Crime (Policy) Does Pay - Sixth Circuit Holds That Endorsement of Crime Policy Covers Losses from Hacker's Data Breach|
Joseph E. Clark, Kristen J. Mathews, Marc E. Rosenthal; Proskauer Rose LLP;
September 7, 2012, previously published on September 4, 2012Cyber hacking, data breaches and privacy concerns have become commonplace headlines. While not always front page news, one study reported on 1,700 instances of computer hacking, cyber terrorism, and other data breaches in the past seven years, resulting in some 900 million compromised records....
|Claim by Baltimore City for Intentional Misrepresentation and Punitive Damages Permitted to Proceed Against Software Developer|
Eric M. Leppo; Semmes, Bowen & Semmes A Professional Corporation;
August 28, 2012, previously published on August 2012In this recently issued Memorandum Opinion from the U.S. District Court for the District of Maryland, Judge Bredar granted in part and denied in part, Defendant’s motion to dismiss certain counts of the City’s suit. The Court found that the City’s claim of intentional...
|ALJ Gildea Rules On Motions In Limine In Certain Portable Electronic Devices (337-TA-797)|
Alexander E. Gasser, John F. Presper; Oblon, Spivak, McClelland, Maier & Neustadt, L.L.P.;
August 22, 2012, previously published on August 21, 2012On August 17, 2012, ALJ E. James Gildea issued the public versions of Order No. 61 (dated July 26, 2012), Order No. 65 (dated July 31, 2012), Order No. 66 (dated August 2, 2012) and Order No. 68 (dated August 2, 2012) in Certain Portable Electronic Devices and Related Software (Inv. No. 337-TA-797).
|Patent Eligible Inventions|
Christopher Paradies; Fowler White Boggs P.A.;
August 22, 2012Software development, genetics and methods of doing business are three areas undergoing unprecedented innovation, but questions have been raised about the patent eligibility of claims drawn to these inventions. Recently, the Supreme Court of the United States has made clear that 35 U.S.C. §101...
|When Is a Software Licence Transferable Even If It Says It’s Non-Transferable?|
Sarah Byrt, Mark A. Prinsley; Mayer Brown International LLP;
August 20, 2012, previously published on August 2012Software companies cannot prevent the sale of “second-hand” software licences, where those licences are for a one-off fee and an unlimited period. Clauses in these licences stating that they are non-transferable will not be enforceable. This is the effect of a recent judgment by the...