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Jonathan Stempel / Reuters:
US appeals court rules that Wikipedia can pursue its NSA surveillance lawsuit, after a judge dismissed it in 2015   —  A federal appeals court on Tuesday revived a Wikipedia lawsuit that challenges a U.S. National Security Agency (NSA) program of mass online surveillance …
May 23, 2017, 1:40 PMIn context
Jonathan Stempel / Reuters:
New York's top court rejects Facebook's challenge of 381 search warrants, writing it's up to targets of warrants, not third parties, to argue warrants' validity   —  New York state's highest court on Tuesday rejected Facebook Inc's (FB.O) challenge to 381 search warrants to uncover suspected …
Apr 4, 2017, 4:30 PMIn context
Jonathan Stempel / Reuters:
US Judge orders Google to comply with warrants seeking user emails stored outside the US, diverging from decision in similar Microsoft case; Google plans appeal   —  A U.S. judge has ordered Google to comply with search warrants seeking customer emails stored outside the United States …
Feb 4, 2017, 5:15 PMIn context
Jonathan Stempel / Reuters:
Appeals court upholds verdict barring the US Department of Justice from forcing Microsoft into handing over data on servers outside US   —  An equally divided federal appeals court refused to reconsider its landmark decision forbidding the U.S. government from forcing Microsoft Corp …
Jan 24, 2017, 1:00 PMIn context
Jonathan Stempel / Reuters:
Judge orders Amazon to reimburse parents for kids' in-app purchases, after finding Amazon liable in April following FTC complaint   —  A federal judge on Thursday directed Amazon.com Inc to set up a year-long process to reimburse parents whose children made in-app purchases without permission …
Nov 11, 2016, 1:20 PMIn context
Reuters:
Judge voids VirnetX's $625.6M patent infringement verdict in case against Apple, says it was unfair that two lawsuits were combined in one trial; new trials set   —  A federal judge has thrown out a verdict requiring Apple Inc (AAPL.O) to pay VirnetX Holding Corp (VHC.A) …
Aug 1, 2016, 12:20 PMIn context
Jonathan Stempel / Reuters:
Microsoft wins US appeal over warrant for emails held on server in Ireland   —  A federal appeals court on Thursday said Microsoft Corp (MSFT.O) and other companies cannot be forced to turn over customer emails stored on servers outside the United States.  —  The 3- decision by a panel …
Jul 14, 2016, 11:25 AMIn context
Jonathan Stempel / Reuters:
Appeals court rejects challenge to CFAA anti-hacking law, gives broad leeway to prosecute password theft; critics say ruling may affect routine password sharing   —  A divided federal appeals court on Tuesday gave the U.S. Department of Justice broad leeway to police password theft under …
Jul 5, 2016, 5:15 PMIn context
Jonathan Stempel / Reuters:
Uber CEO must face price-fixing lawsuit by passengers: U.S. judge   —  Travis Kalanick, chief executive officer of Uber Technologies Inc, failed on Thursday to win the dismissal of an antitrust lawsuit accusing him of scheming to drive up prices for passengers who use the popular ride-sharing service.
Mar 31, 2016, 11:45 PMIn context
Jonathan Stempel / Reuters:
Home Depot settles lawsuit for $19.5M+ over 2014 data breach that affected 50M+ cardholders   —  Home Depot settles consumer lawsuit over big 2014 data breach  —  Home Depot Inc (HD.N) agreed to pay at least $19.5 million to compensate U.S. consumers harmed by a 2014 data breach affecting more than 50 million cardholders.
Mar 8, 2016, 6:30 PMIn context

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