Slashdot Items Tagged "court"

Date / Time Story
Friday February 12, 2016 @12:36AM Dallas Buyers Club LLC Abandons Fight Against Australian Pirates
Wednesday February 10, 2016 @08:36PM SCO vs. IBM Battle Over Linux May Finally Be Over
Thursday February 04, 2016 @08:48PM Anti-Malware Maker Files Lawsuit Over Bad Review
Thursday February 04, 2016 @12:55AM Julian Assange May Surrender To British Police On Friday
Wednesday February 03, 2016 @08:47PM Patent Troll VirnetX Awarded $626M In Damages From Apple
Monday February 01, 2016 @07:37PM Fine Brothers File For Trademark On Word "React"
Monday February 01, 2016 @04:06PM Former Yahoo Employee Challenges the Legality of Yahoo's Ranking System
Thursday January 28, 2016 @08:38AM Pakistan Orders ISPs To Block Over 400k Porn Websites
Tuesday January 26, 2016 @12:05PM NSA Wants To Dump the Phone Records It Gathered Over 14 Years
Saturday January 23, 2016 @01:33AM Google Agrees To Pay 130M UK Pounds (~ $185M) In Back Taxes
Thursday January 14, 2016 @08:08AM Sweden Makes Another Request To Ecuador For Permission To Question Assange
Wednesday January 13, 2016 @10:02PM Coalition letter to Congress opposing TSA's new mandatory-AIT rule
Wednesday December 30, 2015 @01:58PM 1st Cir. injunction re TSA's new mandatory AIT search rule fully briefed
Saturday December 26, 2015 @05:22PM Justice Department Shuts Down Huge Asset Forfeiture Program
Thursday December 24, 2015 @04:25PM Motion Filed In 1st Circuit To Enjoin TSA's New Mandatory "AIT" Screening
Tuesday December 22, 2015 @12:09PM Oracle Settles FTC Charges Regarding Deceptive Java Security Updates
Thursday December 17, 2015 @08:43AM Brazilian Judge Shuts Down WhatsApp In Brazil
Friday December 11, 2015 @06:25PM LionsGate Wants Pirate Sites To Pay For 'Expendables' 3 Leak
Thursday December 10, 2015 @04:56PM "Happy Birthday To You" Set To Finally Reach the Public Domain
Saturday December 05, 2015 @01:30AM Copyright Troll's Property Seized To Pay Bankruptcy Debts
Thursday December 03, 2015 @04:00PM The FSF's Donald Robertson Talks About Secretive Trade Negotiations (Video)
Thursday December 03, 2015 @02:55PM Why Legal Experts Are Up In Arms Over a Trade-Secrets Bill Microsoft Loves
Wednesday December 02, 2015 @03:24PM The FSF's Donald Robertson Talks About Copyrights, Patents, and the TPP (Video)
Sunday November 29, 2015 @10:36AM Swedish Court Says ISPs Can't Be Forced To Block Pirate Bay
Friday November 27, 2015 @07:39AM Czech Judge Cuts Deal With Software Pirate: Get 200K YouTube Views Or Pay Huge Fine
Tuesday November 24, 2015 @12:53PM Judge Wipes Out Safe Harbor Provision In DMCA, Makes Cox Accomplice of Piracy
Thursday November 19, 2015 @10:17AM New Anti-Piracy Law In Australia Already Being Abused
Thursday November 12, 2015 @09:26AM Prison Hack Shows Attorney-Client Privilege Violation
Thursday November 12, 2015 @08:45AM Tor Project Claims FBI Paid University Researchers $1m To Unmask Tor Users
Monday November 02, 2015 @12:28AM Harvard Project Aims To Put Every Court Decision Online, For Free
Monday November 02, 2015 @12:25AM Crime Lab Scandals Just Keep Getting Worse
Thursday October 22, 2015 @03:13PM Court Finds "Pinning" On the Internet To Be Fair Use
Thursday October 22, 2015 @07:19AM EU Rules Bitcoin Is a Currency, Exchanges Are VAT-Exempt
Thursday October 22, 2015 @07:10AM Apple Tells US Judge It's 'Impossible' To Break Through Locks On New iPhones
Sunday October 18, 2015 @08:16PM Amazon Lawsuit Aims To Kill Fake Reviews
Thursday October 08, 2015 @06:02PM SIgn Of the Times: Calif. Privacy Protections Signed Into Law
Friday October 02, 2015 @06:05PM A Broke Fan Owes $5,400 For Pokemon-Themed Party Posters
Tuesday September 29, 2015 @02:05PM FBI and DEA Under Review For Misuse of NSA Mass Surveillance Data
Monday September 28, 2015 @09:49AM Phone Passwords Protected By 5th Amendment, Says Federal Court
Wednesday September 23, 2015 @07:41AM "Happy Birthday To You" Now Public Domain
Tuesday September 15, 2015 @10:02AM YouTube 'Dancing Baby' Copyright Ruling Sets Pre-Trial Fair Use Guideline
Friday September 11, 2015 @10:49AM California Overturns Uber's Appeal: Its Drivers Are Employees, Not Contractors
Friday September 11, 2015 @07:19AM Ellen Pao Drops Appeal of Gender Discrimination Suit
Tuesday September 08, 2015 @11:47AM Apple To FBI: Encryption Rules Out Handing Over iMessage Data In Real Time
Saturday August 29, 2015 @07:35AM A Courtroom Victory For Microsoft In Cellphone-Related Patent Suit
Friday August 28, 2015 @05:34PM Harshest Penalty for Alleged Rapist Was For Using a Computer To Arrange Contact With Teen
Thursday August 27, 2015 @12:23PM Kansas Secretary of State Blocks Release of Voting Machine Tapes
Friday August 21, 2015 @07:58PM Extortionists Begin Targeting AshleyMadison Users, Demand Bitcoin
Friday August 21, 2015 @07:50PM Germany Says Taking Photos Of Food Infringes The Chef's Copyright
Friday August 21, 2015 @05:39PM Do You Have a Right To Use Electrical Weapons?
Thursday August 20, 2015 @02:46PM Now Google Must Censor Search Results About "Right To Be Forgotten" Removals
Thursday August 20, 2015 @10:49AM Movie Studio Sues Individual Popcorn Time Users For Infringement
Thursday August 13, 2015 @09:00AM Time Runs Out On Sweden's Sexual Assault Charges Against Julian Assange
Saturday August 01, 2015 @09:33AM ISPs Claim Title II Regulations Don't Apply To the Internet Because "Computers"
Friday July 31, 2015 @06:56AM Interviews: Kim Dotcom Answers Your Questions
Tuesday July 28, 2015 @11:18AM Newegg Beats Patent Troll Over SSL and RC4 Encryption
Friday July 24, 2015 @09:58PM Georgia Lawmakers Sue Carl Malamud For Publishing Georgia Law
Wednesday July 22, 2015 @08:43AM FTC Accuses LifeLock of False Advertising Again
Tuesday July 21, 2015 @07:17AM Europe's Top Court To Decide If Uber Is Tech Firm Or Taxi Company
Monday July 20, 2015 @09:24PM Bitcoin Exempt From VAT Says European Court of Justice
Monday July 20, 2015 @08:28PM UK Government Proposes 10-Year Copyright Infringement Jail Term
Saturday July 18, 2015 @08:30AM Data Store and Spying Laws Found Illegal By EU Court
Sunday July 12, 2015 @11:19PM Taking the Lawyers Out of the Loop
Sunday July 12, 2015 @11:00AM Uber Class-Action Case May Hinge On What the Drivers Want
Saturday July 11, 2015 @06:51AM Ask Slashdot: How Should Devs Deal With Trademark Trolls?
Tuesday June 30, 2015 @07:38AM 8 Yelp Reviewers Hit With $1.2 Million Defamation Suits
Friday June 26, 2015 @11:07AM Supreme Court Ruling Supports Same-Sex Marriage
Tuesday June 23, 2015 @07:53AM Australia Passes Site-Blocking Legislation
Thursday June 18, 2015 @08:11AM Shuttleworth Loses $20m Battle With S. African Reserve Bank Over Expatriated Funds
Sunday June 14, 2015 @12:42AM Amazon Publishes Opaque Transparency Report
Tuesday June 09, 2015 @11:32AM HP Will Pay $100 Million To Settle Autonomy-Related Lawsuit
Friday June 05, 2015 @10:16PM Supreme Court May Decide the Fate of APIs (But Also Klingonese and Dothraki)
Thursday June 04, 2015 @07:34AM Facebook Sued In US Court For Blocking Page In India
Tuesday June 02, 2015 @09:32AM Blackberry Defeats Typo In Court, Typo To Discontinue Sales of Keyboard
Friday May 29, 2015 @06:24AM Murder Accusations Hang Over Silk Road Boss Ulbricht's Sentencing
Thursday May 28, 2015 @08:03AM US Justice Department Urges Supreme Court Not To Take Up Google v. Oracle
Thursday May 21, 2015 @04:25PM Australian ISP Offers Pro-bono Legal Advice To Accused Pirates
Thursday May 21, 2015 @11:25AM Take Two Sues BBC Over Drama About GTA Development
Tuesday May 19, 2015 @10:41AM Baton Bob Receives $20,000 Settlement For Coerced Facebook Post
Tuesday May 19, 2015 @07:43AM Swedish Court Orders Seizure of Pirate Bay Domains
Friday May 15, 2015 @06:02PM Dzhokhar Tsarnaev Gets Death Penalty In Boston Marathon Bombing
Thursday May 14, 2015 @12:32PM Douglas Williams Pleads Guilty To Training Customers To Beat Polygraph
Thursday May 07, 2015 @09:37AM US Appeals Court Says NSA Phone Surveillance Is Not Authorized By Congress
Thursday May 07, 2015 @07:18AM Grooveshark Resurrected Out of US Jurisdiction
Tuesday May 05, 2015 @11:06AM Single Verizon IP Address Used For Hundreds of Windows 7 Activations
Tuesday May 05, 2015 @09:19AM Appeals Judge Calls Prenda an "Ingenious Crooked Extortionate Operation"
Saturday May 02, 2015 @11:25PM In Second Trial, Ex-Goldman Sachs Programmer Convicted of Code Theft
Friday May 01, 2015 @05:40PM Judge Tosses United Airlines Lawsuit Over 'Hidden City' Tickets
Tuesday April 21, 2015 @04:40PM Update: No Personhood for Chimps Yet
Monday April 20, 2015 @08:59AM DIA Polygraph Countermeasure Case Files Leaked
Sunday April 19, 2015 @08:11PM Assange Talk Spurs UK Judges To Boycott Legal Conference
Sunday April 19, 2015 @01:03AM FBI Overstated Forensic Hair Matches In Nearly All Trials Before 2000
Saturday April 18, 2015 @08:26AM LA Schools Seeking Refund Over Botched iPad Plan
Tuesday April 14, 2015 @12:30PM Kludgey Electronic Health Records Are Becoming Fodder For Malpractice Suits
Friday April 10, 2015 @09:50PM After EFF Effort, Infamous "Podcasting Patent" Invalidated
Monday April 06, 2015 @11:57AM 'Revenge Porn' Operator Gets 18 Years In Prison
Monday April 06, 2015 @11:50AM USPTO Demands EFF Censor Its Comments On Patentable Subject Matter
Sunday April 05, 2015 @05:15PM Prosecutors Get an 'A' On Convictions of Atlanta Ed-Reform-Gone-Bad Test Cheats
Saturday March 28, 2015 @01:03PM Ellen Pao Loses Silicon Valley Gender Bias Case Against Kleiner Perkins
Wednesday March 18, 2015 @07:17AM Not Quite Dead: SCO Linux Suit Against IBM Stirs In Utah
Thursday March 12, 2015 @09:07PM Fight Over Arduino Name Pits Originators Against Contract Manufacturer
Wednesday March 11, 2015 @09:41AM UK ISPs Quietly Block Sites That List Pirate Bay Proxies
Tuesday March 10, 2015 @07:25AM Wikimedia Foundation Files Suit Against NSA and DOJ
Thursday March 05, 2015 @04:10PM Quebecker Faces Jail For Not Giving Up Phone Password To Canadian Officials
Thursday March 05, 2015 @12:21PM Software Freedom Conservancy Funds GPL Suit Against VMWare
Monday February 23, 2015 @01:11AM In Florida, Secrecy Around Stingray Leads To Plea Bargain For a Robber
Saturday February 21, 2015 @05:17PM Nvidia Faces Suit Over GTX970 Performance Claims
Saturday February 21, 2015 @02:16PM Antitrust Case Against Google Thrown Out of SF Court
Saturday February 21, 2015 @10:47AM Ask Slashdot: How Can Technology Improve the Judicial System?
Saturday February 21, 2015 @03:04AM Crystal Pattern Matching Recovers Obliterated Serial Numbers From Metal
Sunday February 08, 2015 @05:55PM Silk Road Drug Dealer Pleads Guilty After Federal Sting
Saturday February 07, 2015 @09:25AM Canadian Climate Scientist Wins Defamation Suit Against National Post
Saturday January 31, 2015 @12:09AM Indian Woman Sues Uber In the US Over Alleged New Delhi Taxi Rape
Friday January 23, 2015 @06:23PM Behind the MOOC Harassment Charges That Stunned MIT
Thursday January 22, 2015 @12:13PM Silk Road Journal Found On Ulbricht's Laptop: "Everyone Knows Too Much"
Thursday January 22, 2015 @08:43AM Silk Road 2.0 Deputy Arrested
Sunday January 18, 2015 @12:57AM Feds Operated Yet Another Secret Metadata Database Until 2013
Friday January 16, 2015 @09:42PM Spanish Judge Cites Use of Secure Email As a Potential Terrorist Indicator
Thursday January 15, 2015 @04:40PM Silk Road Trial Defense: Mt. Gox CEO Was the Real Dread Pirate Roberts
Thursday January 15, 2015 @10:08AM There's a Problem In the Silk Road Trial: the Jury Doesn't Get the Internet
Sunday December 28, 2014 @06:31PM Sony Hack Reveals MPAA's Big '$80 Million' Settlement With Hotfile Was a Lie
Saturday December 27, 2014 @10:59PM Drunk Drivers in California May Get Mandated Interlock Devices
Friday December 26, 2014 @11:48PM Prosecutors Raid LG Offices Over Alleged Vandalism of Samsung Dishwashers
Thursday December 25, 2014 @10:04PM Federal Judge: Facebook Must Face Suit For Scanning Messages
Friday December 19, 2014 @06:53PM T-Mobile To Pay $90M For Unauthorized Charges On Customers' Bills
Friday December 19, 2014 @06:20PM All the Evidence the Government Will Present In the Silk Road Trial Is Online
Monday December 15, 2014 @03:58PM Sony Demands Press Destroy Leaked Documents
Saturday December 13, 2014 @01:48PM Former iTunes Engineer Tells Court He Worked To Block Competitors
Friday December 12, 2014 @09:02PM Apple Antitrust Case Finds New Consumer Plaintiff
Thursday December 11, 2014 @12:42PM Canadian Supreme Court Rules In Favor of Warrantless Cellphone Searches
Tuesday December 09, 2014 @01:03PM Court Orders Uber To Shut Down In Spain
Friday December 05, 2014 @09:21PM GCHQ Does Not Breach Human Rights, Judges Rule
Friday December 05, 2014 @06:55PM Apple DRM Lawsuit Might Be Dismissed: Plaintiffs Didn't Own Affected iPods
Thursday December 04, 2014 @03:37PM New Effort To Grant Legal Rights To Chimpanzees Fails
Thursday December 04, 2014 @03:07PM Apple Accused of Deleting Songs From iPods Without Users' Knowledge
Sunday November 30, 2014 @04:11PM Football Concussion Lawsuits Start To Hit High Schools
Sunday November 30, 2014 @12:03PM Supreme Court To Decide Whether Rap Lyric Threats Are Free Speech
Saturday November 29, 2014 @10:43PM Kim Dotcom Faces Jail At Bail Hearing
Thursday November 27, 2014 @03:22PM Kim Dotcom Says Legal Fight Has Left Him Broke
Tuesday November 25, 2014 @10:38AM Kim Dotcom Regrets Not Taking Copyright Law and MPAA "More Seriously"
Tuesday November 25, 2014 @08:13AM Officer Not Charged In Michael Brown Shooting
Thursday November 20, 2014 @08:44AM US Gov't Seeks To Keep Megaupload Assets Because Kim Dotcom Is a Fugitive
Tuesday November 18, 2014 @08:47AM Court Rules Google's Search Results Qualify As Free Speech
Friday November 14, 2014 @06:42PM FCC Says Net Neutrality Decision Delay Is About Courts, Not Politics
Thursday November 13, 2014 @08:36AM Overbilled Customer Sues Time Warner Cable For False Advertising
Tuesday November 11, 2014 @08:31AM GNOME Project Seeks Donations For Trademark Battle With Groupon
Tuesday November 04, 2014 @12:02PM Court Order: Butterfly Labs Bitcoins To Be Sold
Monday November 03, 2014 @09:26AM Australian Courts Will Be Able To See Your Browsing History
Thursday October 30, 2014 @02:18PM Pirate Bay Founder Gottfrid Warg Faces Danish Jail Time
Tuesday October 28, 2014 @12:59PM FTC Sues AT&T For Throttling 'Unlimited' Data Plan Customers Up To 90%
Thursday October 23, 2014 @09:43PM Judge Says EA Battlefield 4 Execs Engaged In "Puffery," Not Fraud
Wednesday October 22, 2014 @01:16PM Microsoft, Ask.com, Oracle Latest To Be Sued Over No-Poach Deal
Monday October 20, 2014 @02:02PM Manga Images Depicting Children Lead to Conviction in UK
Saturday October 18, 2014 @12:51PM Florida Supreme Court: Police Can't Grab Cell Tower Data Without a Warrant
Tuesday October 07, 2014 @08:29AM NASA Asks Boeing, SpaceX To Stop Work On Next-Gen Space Taxi
Wednesday September 24, 2014 @10:03PM Anonymous Peer-review Comments May Spark Legal Battle
Monday September 22, 2014 @04:53PM NY Magistrate: Legal Papers Can Be Served Via Facebook
Tuesday September 16, 2014 @07:30AM Justice Sotomayor Warns Against Tech-Enabled "Orwellian" World
Monday September 15, 2014 @03:06PM Court Rules the "Google" Trademark Isn't Generic
Friday September 12, 2014 @11:57AM Windows Tax Shot Down In Italy
Saturday September 06, 2014 @07:20PM Silicon Valley Fights Order To Pay Bigger Settlement In Tech Talent Hiring Case
Saturday September 06, 2014 @02:09PM Deadmau5 Accuses Disney of Pirating His Music
Wednesday September 03, 2014 @07:14AM Appeals Court Clears Yelp of Extortion Claims
Thursday August 28, 2014 @02:45PM Judge Lucy Koh Rejects Apple's Quest For Anti-Samsung Injunction
Thursday August 28, 2014 @08:26AM Google Wins $1.3 Million From Patent Troll
Sunday August 24, 2014 @03:43PM Ross Ulbricht Faces New Drug Charges
Sunday August 24, 2014 @08:53AM Oregon Sues Oracle For "Abysmal" Healthcare Website
Thursday August 21, 2014 @06:34AM Calif. Court Rules Businesses Must Reimburse Cell Phone Bills
Monday August 18, 2014 @09:07PM Adam Carolla Settles With Podcasting Patent Troll
Tuesday August 12, 2014 @12:06PM Larry Rosen: A Case Study In Understanding (and Enforcing) the GPL
Friday August 08, 2014 @07:14PM Judge Rejects $324.5 Million Settlement For Tech Workers, Argues For More
Thursday August 07, 2014 @11:13AM California Man Sues Sony Because Killzone: Shadowfall Isn't Really 1080
Wednesday August 06, 2014 @12:23AM Hack an Oscilloscope, Get a DMCA Take-Down Notice From Tektronix
Tuesday August 05, 2014 @05:29PM EFF: US Gov't Bid To Alter Court Record in Jewel v. NSA
Tuesday August 05, 2014 @08:41AM Ex-Autonomy CFO: HP Trying To Hide Truth
Monday August 04, 2014 @10:21PM Ross Ulbricht's Lawyer Requests Suppression Of Silk Road Evidence
Friday August 01, 2014 @08:20AM Judge: US Search Warrants Apply To Overseas Computers
Thursday July 24, 2014 @10:44AM Sony Agrees To $17.75m Settlement For 2011 PSN Attack
Friday July 18, 2014 @06:29PM Appeals Court Affirms Old Polaroid Patent Invalid
Friday July 18, 2014 @05:23PM $10 Million Lawsuit Against Wikipedia Editors "Stragetically" Withdrawn
Monday July 14, 2014 @11:24PM Court Rejects Fox's Attempt to Use Aereo Ruling Against Dish's Hopper
Thursday July 10, 2014 @12:41PM Microsoft Settles With No-IP After Malware Takedown
Wednesday July 09, 2014 @10:07AM Climate Change Skeptic Group Must Pay Damages To UVA, Michael Mann
Thursday July 03, 2014 @08:06AM Goldman Sachs Demands Google Unsend One of Its E-mails
Wednesday July 02, 2014 @11:50AM Amazon Sues After Ex-Worker Takes Google Job
Tuesday July 01, 2014 @10:44AM Baton Bob Strikes Back Against Police That Coerced Facebook Post From Him
Tuesday July 01, 2014 @09:08AM Court Allowed NSA To Spy On All But 4 Countries
Tuesday July 01, 2014 @07:25AM Microsoft Takes Down No-IP.com Domains
Sunday June 29, 2014 @03:51PM Fox Moves To Use Aereo Ruling Against Dish Streaming Service
Saturday June 28, 2014 @09:07PM Want To Resell Your Ebooks? You'd Better Act Fast
Saturday June 28, 2014 @10:19AM Bye Bye Aereo, For Now
Friday June 27, 2014 @01:53PM Federal Judge Rules US No-fly List Violates Constitution
Friday June 27, 2014 @01:46PM What To Do If Police Try To Search Your Phone Without a Warrant
Thursday June 26, 2014 @10:49AM Mass. Supreme Court Says Defendant Can Be Compelled To Decrypt Data
Wednesday June 25, 2014 @11:36AM Supreme Court Rules Cell Phones Can't Be Searched Without a Warrant
Wednesday June 25, 2014 @09:35AM Supreme Court Rules Against Aereo Streaming Service
Tuesday June 24, 2014 @10:18AM Venture-Backed Bitcoin Miner Startup Can't Deliver On Time, Gets Sued
Tuesday June 24, 2014 @07:36AM US Court Dings Gov't For Using Seized Data Beyond Scope of Warrant
Monday June 23, 2014 @07:13PM Emails Show Feds Asking Florida Cops To Deceive Judges About Surveillance Tech
Monday June 23, 2014 @06:06PM Court Releases DOJ Memo Justifying Drone Strike On US Citizen