Tag Archives: Terms

Yahoo!'s damages limitation provision in its terms of service might be unconscionable

There's a class action going on over data breaches at Yahoo! between 2013 and 2016, and a recent decision in the case in the Northern District of California, In re: Yahoo! Inc. Customer Data Security Breach Litigation, Case No. 16-MD-02752-LHK… … Continue reading

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When Reading the Fine Print is Actually Worse for Consumers: The Case of Unenforceable Terms

Meirav Furth-Matzkin, On the Unexpected Use of Unenforceable Contract Terms: Evidence From the Residential Rental Market, 9 J. Legal Analysis 1 (2017). Florencia Marotta-Wurgler While disclosure has been the preferred regulatory tool to ameliorate problems arising from imperfect information, it often fails. In … Continue reading

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Treasury Select Committee SME finance inquiry terms of reference

The House of Commons’ Treasury Select Committee has published the terms of reference for its inquiry into the state of the small and medium-sized enterprise (SME) finance market. The inquiry will consider the state of the SME finance market under … Continue reading

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Judge Andrews Issues Markman Ruling in Infringement Action Construing Eight (8) Disputed Terms in Patents-in-Suit

By Memorandum Opinion entered by The Honorable Richard G. Andrews in Acceleration Bay LLC v. Activision Blizzard, Inc., Civil Action No. 16-453-RGA (D.Del. January 17, 2018) (consolidated), the Court rendered its Markman ruling construing eight (8) disputed terms in U.S. … Continue reading

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Possible Consequences When There’s a Delay Fulfilling the Terms of a California Marital Settlement Agreement — Marriage of Janes

In any divorce case, one of the primary issues willl likely be the division of property. While the couple’s marital home may be the largest asset, another important asset for many couples is retirement accounts. In the recent case of … Continue reading

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