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Monday Morning JetLawg

On November 29, 2009 By JETLaw

In the news . . .

Prolific spammer sent to prison for more than four years.

White House comes out in favor of net neutrality.

Michelle Obama Google bomb raises censorship questions.

Director Roman Polanski granted $4.5 million bail, but Swiss government has ten days to appeal.

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The Truth Hurts: AT&T's Suit Against Verizon

On November 25, 2009 By Lauren Jacques

With just one week and over 250,000 sales under its belt, one would think that Verizon Wireless executives would be breaking out the bubbly to celebrate the successful release of its much-anticipated competitor to AT&T’s iPhone, the Android 2.0. But, alas, a lawsuit filed by AT&T in an Atlanta Federal Court earlier this [...]

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Monday Morning JetLawg

On November 9, 2009 By JETLaw

In the news . . .

Federal judge sides with artist over trademark dispute with University of Alabama for highly accurate sports paintings.

More tax trouble–actor Nicholas Cage owes $6 million.

All-star pitcher busted for marijuana possession after being pulled over for speeding.

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FCC's New Rules for "Net Neutrality"

On September 21, 2009 By JETLaw

Federal Communications Commission chairman Julius Genachowski has proposed two new rules designed to aggressively protect the free movement of online traffic by preventing Internet service providers from restricting web sites and other services on the Internet. The proposed rules would require carriers to practice “reasonable” network management and respect “net neutrality,” the principle [...]

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Monday Morning JetLawg

On August 24, 2009 By JETLaw

In the news . . .

Wireless industry faces additional scrutiny from the FCC.

Apple v. AT&T v. Google v. FCC–what’s really going on with Google Voice.

Second Circuit rules for Yahoo!’s LAUNCHcast against Sony Music Entertainment.

Google books deal faces additional heat from Microsoft and Yahoo!.

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AT&T Considers Limiting Subscribers' Data Downloads

On November 25, 2008 By JETLaw

AT&T, the country’s largest Internet provider, has announced that it is testing the idea of limiting the amount of data subscribers can use each month. The proposed limitation would initially apply in Reno, Nevada–but could likely extend across the country. Starting in [...]

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Hooray for maintaining (or, more aptly, restoring) the intellectual property rights of artists who share their work via the Internet! The technology and creative communities have banded together in an attempt to encourage the development of, and educate the public about, the distribution of inventive, original Internet content over safe, reliable networks. The result is Continue Reading