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Social Links: Facebook ups its facial recognition game; retracing Twitter’s 2017 missteps; YouTube stars’ fan bases reach their saturation point

In order to comply with a new German law requiring social media sites to take down hate speech, Twitter and Facebook removed anti-Islamic social media posts authored by a German far-right political party. The Obama administration’s screening of social media … Continue reading

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Extraterritorial Reach Of The Defend Trade Secrets Act: How Far Did Congress Go?

In the aftermath of the Defend Trade Secrets Act (DTSA), a little discussed, but potentially quite significant, issue is whether civil trade secret plaintiffs can now use federal trade secret law to reach misappropriation that occurs in other countries pursuant … Continue reading

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FDA Prevails in 10th Circuit Unapproved Morphine Sulfate Case; Court Does Not Reach Merits of Grandfather Claim

By Kurt R. Karst – In a decision handed down late last week by the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit, a three-judge panel affirmed a November 2010 decision from the U.S. District Court for the District of … Continue reading

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Labor regulations to reach lawyers involved in campaigns to persuade workers not to sign union cards

Overlawyered has news of labor regulations that would require financial disclosures from various professionals, including lawyers, if the professional is involved in campaigns to persuade workers not to sign union cards. (Overlawyered links to Labor Union Report, and it's fair … Continue reading

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Record companies reach settlement with file-sharing site LimeWire

[JURIST] Several major record companies announced Thursday that they have reached a $105 million settlement with music file-sharing website LimeWire [website]. A judge for the US District Court for the Southern District of New York [official website] had issued a … Continue reading

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