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Recent FTC And FDA Warning Letters May Hold Lessons For Cannabis Advertisers
Last month the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) and the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) sent joint warning letters to four companies that manufacture
United States
22 Jul 2019
Cultural And Intellectual Property Appropriation: Disputes Over Culturally-Inspired Fashions
If you haven't heard already, New York Fashion Week is here! As usual, a lineup of awe-inspiring shows is expected to roll out over the next several days
United States
14 Feb 2019
Cybersecurity 2019 — The Year In Preview: Elections And Political Advertising
Social media companies' and search engines' revenue models are based on creating valuable advertising platforms for marketers.
United States
17 Jan 2019
Senator Warner's White Paper Gives Congress Options For Regulating Social Media And Technology Companies
Senator Mark Warner of Virginia has released a white paper outlining policy proposals for regulating social media and technology companies.
United States
11 Oct 2018
Wearing Two Hats: Elon Musk As A Case Study
Much has already been written about Elon Musk's famous tweet offering to take Tesla private. Most of the coverage has focused on whether he violated Regulation FD's prohibition on selective disclosure ...
United States
30 Aug 2018
On To Trial—Summary Judgment Denied To Facebook In Privacy Litigation
The litigation over Facebook's Tag Suggestions feature in the United State District Court for the Northern District of California continues, with the court this week denying both sides' bids...
United States
22 May 2018
An Influencer Award For A Kardashian, But Not From The FTC
If you've ever lamented that Kim Kardashian West just doesn't receive enough recognition for her efforts at promoting her own and other brands, we have exciting news for you.
United States
22 May 2018
Mark Zuckerberg, FOSTA-SESTA, And The Challenges Of Content Moderation
In his testimony before Congress last week, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg observed that, on issues ranging from fake news to hate speech ...
United States
23 Apr 2018
Procedural Violations Of BIPA: One Court Says They Cause Actual Harm And Confer Standing—How Long Will This Ruling Hold Up?
Tag Suggestions recognizes that an object in a photo is a face and compares it to the database of face templates to figure out who the face belongs to.
United States
6 Apr 2018
Bitcoin Takes A Hit As Cryptocurrency Advertising Faces Increased Scrutiny
Crypto is a Greek prefix meaning "secret" or "hidden." Unless you live under a rock, or in one of several countries like Bolivia where buying and selling it is illegal, there is nothing secret or...
United States
20 Mar 2018
10 Marketing Law Takeaways From ANA/BAA 2017
We just got back from the Association of National Advertising (ANA) and Brand Activation Association (BAA) Marketing Law Conference in Chicago, held earlier this week.
United States
20 Nov 2017
The FTC, Like, Revises Its Social Media Endorsement Guides, Bruh!
This month, the Federal Trade Commission ("FTC") issued a revised version of "Endorsement Guides: What People Are Asking," a series of questions and answers pertaining to the conduct...
United States
2 Oct 2017
Watch: Social Media For The Generalist In-House Counsel- Video
Joshua Jarvis and David Kluft recently presented a webinar offering guidance on social media issue spotting for in-house legal practitioners and executives, with a focus on intellectual property...
United States
25 Nov 2016
Trademark And Copyright Law Blog Co-Editor David Kluft To Speak On Intellectual Property And Social Media Law
David Kluft, co-editor of the Trademark and Copyright Law Blog and Intellectual Property partner at Foley Hoag LLP, will be speaking at the 19th Annual New England Intellectual Property Law Conference.
United States
21 Jun 2016
First Circuit Affirms FTC Social Media Order: Users Jerked Around By Material Misrepresentations was started in 2009 by John Fanning, co-founder of the original internet bad boy, Napster.
United States
31 May 2016
Implied Threat On Facebook Insufficient To Support Stalking Conviction
Last month, the Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court (SJC) held that a Facebook profile may constitute a "threat" within the meaning of the Massachusetts stalking statute.
United States
19 Oct 2015
Digilante Justice: Defamation By Camera Phone
Earlier this month, a man in Melbourne, Australia decided to take his very first selfie next to a Darth Vader poster at a local shopping center.
United States
27 May 2015
UDRP Panel Tells Snapchat To Check Itself Regarding
A few days after the hack, in January 2014, someoneregistered the domain name, and launched a website at
United States
25 Feb 2015
AdCode 2.0: Better Business Bureau Updates Advertising Code to Keep Up With Technology
The Better Business Bureau announced last Thursday that it has amended its Code of Advertising to address the new and evolving ways in which advertisers reach consumers through technology.
United States
20 Feb 2015
New "Twibel" Defamation Opinion Suggests Online Speech May Be Special After All
Many lawyers smirked and scoffed a few months ago when the popular press began touting the Courtney Love "Twibel" trial as a "landmark" case.
United States
28 Apr 2014
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