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U.S. Court Authorizes John Doe Summonses about Finnish Residents Using 3 U.S. Bank Payment Cards Linked to Non-Finnish Bank Accounts

By Bruce Zagaris On May 1, 2019, the U.S. Department of Justice announced that a U.S. Court in North Carolina authorized the Internal Revenue Service to serve John Doe summonses on Bank of America, Charles Schwab, and TD Bank in … Continue reading

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Finnish DPA Orders Company To Modify Automated Creditworthiness Assessment, Improve Disclosures

The Finnish Data Protection Authority has ordered a company to modify its automated practices for assessing creditworthiness. The authority held that the Credit Decision Service in the company’s online environment is an automatic decision-making procedure under Article 22 GDPR. The … Continue reading

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Finnish court rules on copyright in the film ‘Iron Sky’

Petteri GuntherThe Finnish market court (Markkinaoikeus) has sided with the producers of the sci-fi feature film ‘Iron Sky‘ in a copyright case (MAO:302/18) concerning rights in that movie. The market court dismissed the claims by animators and visual effects (VFX) … Continue reading

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A Trip to the Finnish Version of USCIS (so. much. nicer.)

Welcome to Part 2 of your journey through Finnish immigration. If you read the story yesterday, you know that Louisville law prof JoAnne Sweeny is in Finland on a Fulbright. Her experiences with the Finnish immigration system pose a fascinating… … Continue reading

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