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Are New Internet Privacy Laws on the Horizon?

Post by Randall Ryder The House Subcommittee on Communications, Technology, and the Internet has completed a draft of legislation that would outline new parameters on internet privacy. Internet privacy is a hot topic right now, given the recent uproar surrounding Facebook’s…

Appeals Court Strikes Down Prohibitions on Attorney Advertising

The 2nd Circuit Court of Appeals has struck down restrictions on attorney advertising that were imposed by the state of New York. New York had imposed a variety of restrictions, and although the court did not strike down all of…

Will no ban on corporate political spending skew elections?

The Supreme Court’s recent decision that the government may not ban political spending by corporations in candidate elections may skew the playing field for future elections. The First Amendment prohibits the government from regulating speech, especially political speech. Theoretically, the…