Copyright Office Moves to Electronic DMCA Registry

Many companies have taken advantage of the Digital Millennium Copyright Act’s (DMCA) safe harbor provision and designated an agent to receive notifications of claimed infringement. Doing so provides some insulation 

Author: James P. Harris
Category: Intellectual Property

Can Parties Recover Their Attorneys’ Fees in Litigation?

A question that frequently arises for people who are considering whether to file a lawsuit, or contemplating how to respond to a suit that has been filed against them, is 

Author: Courtney H. G. Herz
Category: Business Litigation

The Supreme Court Issues Significant FDCPA Decisions

Written by: Attorney Christopher M. Candon & Joseph M. Harris In this past term, the United States Supreme Court took action on several cases that may significantly shape bankruptcy and/or 

Author: Christopher M. Candon
Category: Business Litigation

Red Flags Rule and Identity Theft Prevention Programs

The Red Flags law requires creditors to have in place Identity Theft Prevention Programs. In light of recent changes in the Red Flags law, there seems to be some confusion as to whether healthcare providers are categorically excluded from the requirements of the law.

Author: Douglas G. Verge
Category: Data Privacy & Security