Tag: Data Privacy

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Finjan, Inc. v. Zscaler, Inc. (N.D. California, 2019)
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Vasquez-Santos V. Mathew (N.Y. App. Div. , 2019)
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Facebook, Inc. v. Wint (D.C. App. , 2019)
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Nuvasive, Inc. v. Alphatec Holdings, Inc. et al (S.D. Cal., 2018)
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Dufrene v. American Tugs Inc. (District Court of Eastern Louisiana, 2018)
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Jared M. Villery v. Jeffrey Beard, et al., 1:15-cv-00987-DAD-BAM (PC), (California, Eastern District, 2018)
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U.S. v. Leyva, No. 16-cr-20723 (E.D. Mich. Nov. 26, 2018)
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Folino v. Hines (District Court of Western District of Pennsylvania, 2018)
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Worldpay, US, Inc. v. Haydon (No. 17-cv-4179 (N.D. Ill. Nov. 14, 2018), 2018)
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Beseke v. Equifax Information Services, LLC, No. 17-CV-4971-DWF-KMM (D. Minn, 2018)

Finjan, Inc. v. Zscaler, Inc. (N.D. California, 2019)

Key Insight: European privacy requirements preclude the production of personal data but a foreign country’s statute does nto deprive an American court the power to order production .

Nature of Case: Patent Infringement

Electronic Data Involved: Emails from a single individual

Keywords: international privacy statute, personal data,

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Vasquez-Santos V. Mathew (N.Y. App. Div. , 2019)

Key Insight: whether social media photos or videos where the party is tagged can be discoverable with limitations

Nature of Case: Personal injury

Electronic Data Involved: social media photographs, social media private access

Keywords: tagged, social media access, alleged restriction or disability, photo, basketball, car accident

Facebook, Inc. v. Wint (D.C. App. , 2019)

Key Insight: Stored Communications Act precludes Facebook from complying with a subpoena that requested contents of communications on the social media platform

Nature of Case: Criminal appeal, Murder

Electronic Data Involved: Social media accounts

Keywords: social media, facebook, SCA, subpoena, Criminal, serious constitutional doubt

Nuvasive, Inc. v. Alphatec Holdings, Inc. et al (S.D. Cal., 2018)

Key Insight: Objection to RFP unreasonable on basis that opposing party failed to provide search terms since each party has independent obligation to produce relevant documents but noted failure to participate

Nature of Case: Patent infringement

Electronic Data Involved: emails and business records

Keywords: search terms

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Jared M. Villery v. Jeffrey Beard, et al., 1:15-cv-00987-DAD-BAM (PC), (California, Eastern District, 2018)

Key Insight: What amounts to good cause to seal relevant evidence from public view

Nature of Case: Civil Rights Action, violation of 8th amendment

Electronic Data Involved: confidential health information and confidential investigatory information obtained from witness interviews

Keywords: HIPPA, seal, confidential health information, good cause

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U.S. v. Leyva, No. 16-cr-20723 (E.D. Mich. Nov. 26, 2018)

Key Insight: CSLI, privacy, Stored Communications Act, SCA

Nature of Case: conspiracy to possess with intent to distribute a controlled substance, attempted possession of a controlled substance with intent to distribute

Electronic Data Involved: cell site location information

Keywords: Fourth Amendment, good-faith exception, federal rule of criminal procedure 33(a), warrant, exclusion of evidence, motion for a new trial

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Worldpay, US, Inc. v. Haydon (No. 17-cv-4179 (N.D. Ill. Nov. 14, 2018), 2018)

Key Insight: whether failure to maintain e-mail website domain and preserve e-mails it contained demonstrated “intent to deprive” under Rule 37(e)

Nature of Case: trade secret

Electronic Data Involved: e-mail, e-mail website domain

Keywords: superfluous

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Beseke v. Equifax Information Services, LLC, No. 17-CV-4971-DWF-KMM (D. Minn, 2018)

Key Insight: accessibility of data

Nature of Case: Violations of the FCRA

Electronic Data Involved: information related to similar lawsuits and consumer complaints

Keywords: data, searchable, accessible, access*, undue burden,

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