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Second Circuit Denies Section 230 Immunity 
for Acts of Affiliate Marketers

Second Circuit Denies Section 230 Immunity 
for Acts of Affiliate Marketers

DWT Media Law October 3, 2017 Comments Off on Second Circuit Denies Section 230 Immunity 
for Acts of Affiliate Marketers

The 2nd U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals became the third federal appellate court to ever deny immunity under Section 230 of the Communications Decency Act, 47 U.S.C. § 230, which provides broad protection for

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Federal Court Finds Albert Einstein’s Postmortem Publicity Rights Have Expired Under New Jersey Common Law, Dismisses Lawsuit Against General Motors

Federal Court Finds Albert Einstein’s Postmortem Publicity Rights Have Expired Under New Jersey Common Law, Dismisses Lawsuit Against General Motors

DWT Media Law November 21, 2012 Comments Off on Federal Court Finds Albert Einstein’s Postmortem Publicity Rights Have Expired Under New Jersey Common Law, Dismisses Lawsuit Against General Motors

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9th Circuit Issues Divergent Commercial Speech Decisions

9th Circuit Issues Divergent Commercial Speech Decisions

DWT Media Law November 5, 2012 Comments Off on 9th Circuit Issues Divergent Commercial Speech Decisions

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Stricter FCC Prerecorded Telemarketing Rules Coming Soon—Compliance Deadlines Set

Stricter FCC Prerecorded Telemarketing Rules Coming Soon—Compliance Deadlines Set

DWT Media Law October 16, 2012 Comments Off on Stricter FCC Prerecorded Telemarketing Rules Coming Soon—Compliance Deadlines Set

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Federal Court Enjoins Enforcement of Washington State Law Targeting Adult-Oriented Advertisements

Federal Court Enjoins Enforcement of Washington State Law Targeting Adult-Oriented Advertisements

DWT Media Law September 6, 2012 Comments Off on Federal Court Enjoins Enforcement of Washington State Law Targeting Adult-Oriented Advertisements

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Hulu Privacy Litigation Marks First Application of Video Privacy Protection Act to Solely Streamed Video

Hulu Privacy Litigation Marks First Application of Video Privacy Protection Act to Solely Streamed Video

DWT Media Law September 6, 2012 Comments Off on Hulu Privacy Litigation Marks First Application of Video Privacy Protection Act to Solely Streamed Video

By Bradley W. Guyton Internet video streaming site Hulu.com is subject to the Video Privacy Protection Act (VPPA), 18 U.S.C. § 2710, according to a recent decision by the U.S. District Court for the

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Some PACs Stop Running “Electioneering Communication” Ads to Avoid Reporting Requirements

Some PACs Stop Running “Electioneering Communication” Ads to Avoid Reporting Requirements

DWT Media Law May 15, 2012 Comments Off on Some PACs Stop Running “Electioneering Communication” Ads to Avoid Reporting Requirements

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Court of Appeals Strikes Down Communications Act Ban on Political and Issue Advertising on Noncommercial Broadcasting Stations

Court of Appeals Strikes Down Communications Act Ban on Political and Issue Advertising on Noncommercial Broadcasting Stations

DWT Media Law April 13, 2012 Comments Off on Court of Appeals Strikes Down Communications Act Ban on Political and Issue Advertising on Noncommercial Broadcasting Stations

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Supreme Court Invalidates Vermont Law Limiting Data Mining for Pharmaceutical “Detailing”

Supreme Court Invalidates Vermont Law Limiting Data Mining for Pharmaceutical “Detailing”

DWT Media Law September 20, 2011 Comments Off on Supreme Court Invalidates Vermont Law Limiting Data Mining for Pharmaceutical “Detailing”

By Robert Corn-Revere and Ronald G. London The Supreme Court’s June 23, 2011 decision in Sorrell v. IMS Health Inc. upheld the important First Amendment principle that the government cannot restrict commercial speech on

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