Tag Archives: U.S. Supreme Court

SCOTUS to Hear CFAA Case

It’s not often that a case in our practice area reaches the Supreme Court of the United States, so we are genuinely excited! In Van Buren v. United States, No. 19-783, the U.S. Supreme Court will have a chance to resolve (finally) the circuit split regarding the scope of the Computer Fraud and Abuse Act.  … Continue Reading

SCOTUS Declines To Review Password Sharing Prosecution Under Computer Fraud and Abuse Act

Our Workplace Privacy, E-Communication and Data Security Practice Group recently posted this article regarding the United States Supreme Court’s denial of certiorari in Nosal v. Unites States, 16-1344.  This Blog previously posted articles about the Nosal case, which can be found here and here. In the Nosal case, the individual defendant was criminally prosecuted under the Computer … Continue Reading

Supreme Court Ruling on Forum-Selection Clauses Could Impact Non-Competes

The use of forum-selection clauses in non-compete agreements received a possible boost from a recent U.S. Supreme Court ruling in the case of Atlantic Marine Constr. Co. v. U.S. District Court for the Western District of Texas, 187 L. Ed. 2d 487 (2013).  Cliff Atlas and Ravindra Shaw have writtten an article on the Jackson Lewis website explaining … Continue Reading