Tag Archives: Control

Yet Another Lesson from the Cambridge Analytica Fiasco: Remove the Barriers to User Privacy Control

Last weekend’s Cambridge Analytica news—that the company was able to access tens of millions of users’ data by paying low-wage workers on Amazon’s Mechanical Turk to take a Facebook survey, which gave Cambridge Analytica access to Facebook’s dossier on each … Continue reading

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Block shareholder did not ‘control’ board in merger talks

By Amy Leisinger, J.D. The Delaware Chancery Court has dismissed a shareholder class action against two real estate companies for breach of fiduciary duty in connection with a merger. According to the court, the complaint failed to adequately allege that … Continue reading

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Employers enjoy tremendous freedom to impose restrictions on their employees. Employment contracts, company handbooks, company policies, and even oral communications, are all mechanisms an employer may use to restrict the actions of their employees. This control may extend even after … Continue reading

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Impulse Control? NLRB Finds Employee’s Misconduct To Be Deliberate and “Predetermined” and Not Protected

The past few weeks on the Labor Board front have been fairly routine, save for, of course, the high drama associated with the NLRB reversing its own decision (lest anyone think this is a super significant development, remember that this … Continue reading

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The future of gun control laws in the wake of Parkland and Las Vegas – and how students can help

On Oct. 1, 2017, 58 people were killed and 546 wounded by a gunman from the 32nd floor of the Mandalay Bay Hotel in on the Las Vegas Strip. The massacre is – for the time being – America’s deadliest … Continue reading

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