The Kelly / Warner Internet Law Blog: Case Studies, Laws, News & Online Business Tips
Thanks for checking out our Internet law blog. Each week, we post summary reviews of newsworthy cases, in addition to opinions and general legal advice related to Internet, unfair competition,
marketing, business / startup, intellectual property, eSports, and defamation law. Do you have a topic you'd like us
to cover? Send in a suggestion!
Linking To Pirated Content: Is It Allowed?
Is linking to pirated content legal? We’ll discuss the issue from both legally and through the eyes of a file sharing website.
Online Gaming: NY Judge Says Bluffing Takes Skill
Is poker a game of skill or chance? A NY judge weighed in — and subsequently helped a NY poker organizer.
Online Copyright: NLA vs. Media Monitoring
A seminal online copyright case that determined IP standards about online press clippings & media monitoring.
Mobile Payment Processor Legal Issues
This is a short introduction to legal issues associated with online payment processors.
Online Behavioral Marketing Legal Primer
Online behavioral marketing is a huge part of Internet advertising.
Is There A Copyright Troll Judge?
A Washington, D.C. judge had people wondering if she was sympathetic to copyright trolls.
Celebrity Libel: Sir Elton v. Rupert Murdoch
Elton John doesn’t suffer reputation attacks. Once, he threatened to sue a Murdoch media outlet for libel.
Linking To Defamatory Content Is A-OK In PA
Click for a case study summary that considers linking to defamatory content.
Twitter Transparency & Occupy Movement
What is the government asking for? A talk about Twitter’s transparency report.
NFL Scandal Leads To Slander Suit
Can an NFL player win a sport defamation suit against the league commissioner?
Cyberbullying Defamation Case Study
Can cyberbully victims fight back with defamation lawsuits? (Sometimes, yes.)
Hacker Defenses: It wasn't Me!
Is plausible deniability a viable defense against hacking charges?