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Final Decision in Garcia v. Google, Inc. Follows Copyright Law Precedent

(May 2015)

Cindy Garcia v. Google, Inc. is a case that brought forward many questions about the definition of a copyright, and for a brief moment tried to change that definition. The plaintiff in this case was hired to be an actress in a film entitled “Desert Warrior,” but instead had her performance used and her lines

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Employee Supervision Off The Clock: The Use of Mobile Apps with GPS Functioning to Monitor Employee’s Whereabouts On and Off The Clock

(May 2015)

The advancement of global positioning system (GPS) technology has made tracking individuals’ locations increasingly easier.  Many mobile applications (“apps”), such as Find My iPhone, GPS Location Tracker, and Find My Friends, allow parties to keep track of other individual’s locations.  These applications can be very helpful in aiding individuals to find their lost phones or

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Ecstasy Robots, Frankenstein, and Self-Driving Cars: A Call for Legislation on Inventor Responsibilities

(May 2015)

If a robot commits an act (either crime or tort) the creator did not intend – should the creator be held responsible?  In January, 2015, Swiss police decided not to punish a group of “artists” whose robotic art installation purchased random items from the internet each week.  The robot purchased a Hungarian passport, “fake Diesel

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