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The Ninth Circuit handed down its ruling on Portfolio Recovery’s appeal on October 12, 2012. The ruling represents a significant victory for my client, the class he represents, and consumers generally.
Several cases remind us that a litigant cannot protect against ordinary discovery by using a record system from which it is inordinately burdensome to retrieve relevant documents. “The fact that a corporation has an unwieldy record keeping system which requires … Continue reading
Unknown third parties compromised Wired journalist Mat Honan’s entire personal online profile. Apparently, they started by using his billing address and the last four digits of his credit card to obtain a temporary password for Honan’s Apple ID account from … Continue reading
18 U.S.C. § 1503 prohibits obstruction of justice. Section 1503’s omnibus or “catch-all” clause is broadly written: Whoever . . . corruptly or by threats or force, or by any threatening letter or communication, influences, obstructs, or impedes, or endeavors … Continue reading