Author Archives: Kevin A. Thompson

Links for Week of September 30, 2022

Internet Governance / Social Media

Trade Dress / Copyright

Discussion of Hachette v. Internet Archive

Links for Week of September 23, 2022

Privacy

Copyright

Social Media

Links for Week of September 16, 2022

Social Media https://techcrunch.com/2022/09/14/meta-tiktok-youtube-and-twitter-senate-hearing/ Antitrust https://www.washingtonpost.com/technology/2022/09/14/california-amazon-antitrust-lawsuit/ Internet Governance https://techcrunch.com/2022/09/15/eu-cyber-resilience-act-draft/ Trademark https://mashable.com/article/apple-iphone-14-dynamic-island-trademark-jamaica Continue Reading

Links for Week of September 9, 2022

Here’s the link to my interview with the 808 Podcast on Social Media Policies: https://www.linkedin.com/feed/update/urn:li:activity:6973641587012644864/ Antitrust https://www.politico.com/news/2022/09/08/content-moderation-blows-up-journalism-antitrust-bill-00055556 Privacy https://arstechnica.com/science/2022/09/efforts-to-id-tulsa-race-massacre-victims-raise-privacy-issues/ Continue Reading

Links for Week of September 2, 2022

Privacy https://www.llrx.com/2022/08/new-us-data-privacy-bill-aims-to-give-you-more-control-over-information-collected-about-you/ Service of Process https://arstechnica.com/tech-policy/2022/08/crypto-firm-tries-to-seize-luxury-home-after-accidentally-sending-sisters-10m/ Copyright https://www.technollama.co.uk/do-bored-apes-have-a-copyright-problem Social Media https://arstechnica.com/tech-policy/2022/08/real-money-fake-musicians-a-million-dollar-instagram-verification-scheme/ Continue Reading

Links for Week of August 26, 2022

Internet Governance https://knightfoundation.org/events/misc/lessons-from-the-first-internet-ages/ (New content is available, specifically reflections on the conference) Privacy https://iapp.org/news/a/california-attorney-general-announces-first-ccpa-enforcement-action/ Social Media https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2022-08-25/facebook-meta-is-building-a-customer-service-group-for-content-complaints Continue Reading

Links for Week of August 12, 2022

Internet Governance https://arstechnica.com/tech-policy/2022/08/fcc-rejects-starlinks-886-million-grant-says-spacex-proposal-too-risky/#p3 Social Media https://blog.ericgoldman.org/archives/2022/08/who-owns-a-disputed-social-media-account-jlm-v-gutman.htm Stored Communications Act https://evan.law/2022/08/08/can-a-company-snoop-on-its-employees-personal-email-account/ Antitrust https://arstechnica.com/tech-policy/2022/08/big-tech-just-got-one-step-closer-to-squashing-key-us-antitrust-bill/ Copyright https://gizmodo.com/cory-doctorow-copyright-laws-tech-antitrust-1849376858 Privacy https://iapp.org/news/a/ftc-commences-privacy-rulemaking-initiative/ Continue Reading

Links for August 5, 2022

Here are the links of interest for the week of August 5, 2022: General https://www.theverge.com/23220147/work-from-home-lessons-wfh Internet https://decrypt.co/106590/multiple-wallets-including-sol-and-usdc-drained-in-unfolding-attack https://arstechnica.com/tech-policy/2022/08/starlink-still-trying-to-get-886m-in-fcc-funds-awarded-by-ajit-pai-in-2020/#p3 Copyright https://www.reuters.com/legal/litigation/music-labels-settle-copyright-dispute-with-bright-house-eve-trial-2022-08-02/ https://mashable.com/article/copyright-usage-protections Continue Reading

Links for week of July 29, 2022

Here are the links of interest for this week, broken down by general topic: Internet https://arstechnica.com/information-technology/2022/07/russia-is-quietly-ramping-up-its-internet-censorship-machine/ Security https://www.schneier.com/blog/archives/2022/07/apples-lockdown-mode-2.html Trademark & Copyright https://scoutingwire.org/girl-scouts-of-the-united-states-of-america-gsusa-and-boy-scouts-of-america-bsa-have-entered-into-an-agreement-to-end-trademark-infringement-litigation/ https://circleid.com/posts/20220726-calculating-the-return-on-investment-of-online-brand-protection-projects https://blog.ericgoldman.org/archives/2022/07/the-ninth-circuit-reaffirms-the-discovery-rule-for-the-copyright-acts-statute-of-limitations-starz-v-mgm-guest-blog-post.htm https://blogs.loc.gov/copyright/2022/07/the-copyright-claims-board-is-here-find-out-if-its-right-for-you/ Continue Reading