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Senators Introduce Bill to Fight Revenge Porn

United States Senators Kamala D. Harris (D-CA), Richard Burr (R-NC), and Amy Klobuchar (D-MN), along with U.S. Representative Jackie Speier, recently introduced legislation title the Ending Nonconsenual Online User Graphic

Illinois Expands Hate Crime Law to Include Technology

Illinois has expanded its hate crime law to include technology. House Bill 3711 was passed by the General Assembly and signed into law by the governor on August 18, 2017. Illinois

The FCC’s Junk Fax Opt-Out Rule Overturned

  3.04.2017   Mudd Law   Legal News   No comments

A three-judge panel of the U.S. Court of Appeals overturned a ruling regarding faxed advertisements, saying the Federal Communications Commission had exceeded its authority. In a 2-1 opinion on March 31,

Drones, Space, and Commercial Spacecraft

Anticipating the growth of commercial spaceflight, the efforts of the Federal Aviation Administration (“FAA”), the National Aeronautics & Space Administration (“NASA”), and the Near Space Corporation (“NSC”) resulted in the

Will Net Neutrality Remain the Status Quo?

With the appointment of Ajit Pai as the new Federal Communications Commission (“FCC”) Chairman, it will be interesting to see whether changes will emerge in the FCC’s official position on net

Pokémon GO: Legal Issues

As we discussed in our previous posts on Pokémon GO and the latest news, this new augmented reality game raises a series of legal issues.  Most recently, a Detroit couple sued