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  1. Google Panda and the High Risk of Using Aggressive or Deceptive Advertising

    But then there are the companies that experience a civil war over advertising strategy. They want to recover quickly, so they are ready to take action. If users are showing low engagement, and yielding low dwell time, then that’s a giant invitation...

  2. 5 Fast Facts about the EU's Privacy Ruling on Google

    Lee Rowlands, attorney for The American Civil Liberties Union, commented on the EU court ruling, "This result is incompatible with the right to free expression, and it would not be possible on American soil due to protections guaranteed under the...

  3. Google, Yahoo, Facebook, Microsoft Urge 'Greater Transparency' in PRISM Letter

    Today, we are proud to join dozens of our partners across the tech industry, civil society organizations, and trade associations to urge greater transparency by the U.S.government regarding national security demands for our users' information.

  4. Ada Lovelace Google Doodle Celebrates First Computer Programmer

    The occasion began in 2009, when organizers placed a simple pledge on British civil action site, Pledgebank. A Google Doodle today celebrates mathematician Ada Lovelace, widely known as the world’s first computer programmer, who was born on this...

  5. Google Warns Secretive Government Group Could Kill Open Web

    In addition, ITU is pleased to note that private sector companies and civil society organizations have registered to attend WCIT-12 in large numbers. The United States, where Google itself is headquartered, has confirmed more than 125 people in its...

  6. SOPA Explained: Why It’s Bad for the Web & How to #StopSOPA

    American Civil Liberties Union One of my biggest concerns under SOPA is that it would create a private cause of action for anyone who might feel that their copyright has been infringed, and allow them to contact advertisers and payment processors...

  7. Beast Wars: The Bunny People vs. The Horse People

    But as silly as this might sound it's really only about what any other civil lawsuit is about: money. In the end, the status quo of both the horses and bunnies continuing to be sold as they were previously is still being maintained until there's...

  8. Homeland Security Seized Torrent Domain That Gave Same Results Google Still Does

    USC covers civil forfeiture of property real and personal for various legal infringements. The action against Torrent-Finder that only acts as a search engine of torrents - legal and otherwise - and is not hosting any torrents has online news blogs...

  9. Commodity broker fined, banned from city for coffee plot

    The FSA has maintained the anonymity of Kerr’s client, and declined to comment on the potential for further civil or criminal action related to the case. However, the regulator has described the role of the client in this case as “more egregious...

  10. SEC says Goldman CDO fraud lawsuit ‘tough’

    But since the civil case’s launch and its exhaustive legal and media coverage he said “it’s going to be tough”. Long delays diminish the impact, so there’s a commitment to speeding enforcement action up from beginning to end and bring cases more...

  11. Sponsored webinar: Strengthening the defences

    Last year the Obama administration announced a new initiative led by FinCEN to combat fraudulent loan modification schemes and co-ordinate ongoing efforts across a range of federal, state, civil and criminal enforcement agencies to investigate...

  12. Structured squeeze

    Under the criminal code the upper limit on lending rates is 29%, and under the civil code the upper limit on lending rates is 18%. This is due to concerns regarding the significant increase in lawsuits filed by borrowers claiming the return of the...

  13. Copyright Law: What Search Marketers Should Know (Part 2)

    Attorney Deborah Wilcox, partner at Baker and Hostetler and co-chair of her firm's national Intellectual Property Litigation practice, added the following preparations before filing a civil suit: If you know there are other businesses or...

  14. Copyright Law: What Search Marketers Should Know (Part 1)

    The DMCA is fully enforceable by law, with civil suits able to be filed in federal court for both compensatory and punitive damages. The reality is, copyrights are just as enforceable and punishable with online works as anywhere else, and harsh...