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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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Section 230 Does Not Apply to Allegations that Website for Models Failed to Warn Plaintiff About Potential for Rape

Section 230 Does Not Apply to Allegations that Website for Models Failed to Warn Plaintiff About Potential for Rape

DWT Media Law November 23, 2014 Comments Off on Section 230 Does Not Apply to Allegations that Website for Models Failed to Warn Plaintiff About Potential for Rape

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FCC Requires Closed Captioning of IP Video Clips

FCC Requires Closed Captioning of IP Video Clips

DWT Media Law November 23, 2014 Comments Off on FCC Requires Closed Captioning of IP Video Clips

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FCC Proposes Fines of More Than $1.9M 
for EAS Violations

FCC Proposes Fines of More Than $1.9M 
for EAS Violations

DWT Media Law May 4, 2014 Comments Off on FCC Proposes Fines of More Than $1.9M 
for EAS Violations

By Burt Braverman and Jennifer Toland Frewer On March 3, 2014, the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) issued an omnibus Notice of Apparent Liability (NAL) that proposes substantial fines totaling more than $1.9 million against

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California Supreme Court to Decide in GLAD v. CNN Whether State Disabled Persons Act’s “Public Accommodations” Include Websites

California Supreme Court to Decide in GLAD v. CNN Whether State Disabled Persons Act’s “Public Accommodations” Include Websites

DWT Media Law May 2, 2014 Comments Off on California Supreme Court to Decide in GLAD v. CNN Whether State Disabled Persons Act’s “Public Accommodations” Include Websites

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Unanimous Supreme Court Invalidates FCC’s “Fleeting Expletives” Indecency Decisions and Denies Review of Invalidated Super Bowl Fine

Unanimous Supreme Court Invalidates FCC’s “Fleeting Expletives” Indecency Decisions and Denies Review of Invalidated Super Bowl Fine

DWT Media Law June 20, 2012 Comments Off on Unanimous Supreme Court Invalidates FCC’s “Fleeting Expletives” Indecency Decisions and Denies Review of Invalidated Super Bowl Fine

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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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FCC Adopts Closed Captioning Rules for Online Video Programming

FCC Adopts Closed Captioning Rules for Online Video Programming

DWT Media Law January 21, 2012 Comments Off on FCC Adopts Closed Captioning Rules for Online Video Programming

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3rd Circuit Reaffirms Rejection of FCC’s “Fleeting Images” Policy, Reverses Super Bowl Fine

3rd Circuit Reaffirms Rejection of FCC’s “Fleeting Images” Policy, Reverses Super Bowl Fine

DWT Media Law December 1, 2011 Comments Off on 3rd Circuit Reaffirms Rejection of FCC’s “Fleeting Images” Policy, Reverses Super Bowl Fine

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