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Apple won't cooperate with antitrust probe, lawyer charges

An attorney appointed to monitor Apple's behavior following an e-book antitrust ruling says the company is obstructing his investigation.

By Dec. 31, 2013


NSA top lawyer says tech giants knew about data collection

Nevermind the vociferous denials from tech titans like Google, Microsoft, and Apple. They knew the government was collecting their user data, the NSA's general counsel says.

By Mar. 19, 2014


Lawyer offers popefrancis.com to pope

A Chicago lawyer bought the domain popefrancis.com on a whim in 2010. Now he's offering to put it on the pope's collection plate.

By Mar. 16, 2013


Nest Labs CEO advice: Startup? More like lawyer up

Startups and designers on Kickstarter, says Tony Fadell, need to brace themselves for attacks and dirty tricks from any incumbents they're challenging in the marketplace.

By Dec. 11, 2013


How to retweet without needing a lawyer

Experts agree that retweeting another's defamatory or libelous post can open Twitter users up to legal liability. The odds are slim, but here is how to protect yourself against a lawsuit.

By Nov. 30, 2012


EU court lawyer backs Google in 'right to be forgotten' case

A legal opinion by a lawyer for the top EU court states that Google does not have to delete damaging results from its search index.

By Jun. 25, 2013


Former Twitter lawyer officially joins White House staff

Legal director Nicole Wong formally leaves the tech company to work on Internet and privacy issues in a new role with the White House.

By Jun. 20, 2013


Lawyer brilliantly bites township trying to shut his client's site

Sometimes, cease-and-desist letters are mere morsels of intimidation, their legal grounds swamps. One lawyer decided that the accuser, West Orange, N.J., itself needed to shut up and go away. His letter smacks of literary genius.

By Jun. 19, 2013


White House picks Twitter lawyer as Internet privacy officer

Nicole Wong, a respected Silicon Valley attorney with more than a decade of experience in copyright and privacy law, will join the Obama administration.

By May. 7, 2013


MegaUpload lawyer: U.S. misunderstands the business

Lawyer for MegaUpload founder Kim DotCom asks New Zealand court to release him on bail, saying he's innocent of piracy and money-laundering charges against him. Lawyers for the U.S. say DotCom is an "extreme" flight risk.

By Jan. 23, 2012