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Virginia Federal Judge Finds Computer Fraud And Abuse Act Claim Supportable Without Cash Loss
Posted on 18 May 2011 by Lee Berlik

What kind of expense amounts to a "loss" under the Computer Fraud and Abuse Act (CFAA), and did a Virginia litigation-support company incur the required minimum of $5,000 in losses when it investigated an alleged breach of its computer systems... Read More

Ballard Spahr LLP: Federal Court Ruling In Pa. Narrows Computer Fraud And Abuse Act
Posted on 1 Apr 2014 by Ballard Spahr LLP

By Robert R. Baron, Jr., David S. Fryman, Corinne Militello, and Philip N. Yannella A Pennsylvania federal magistrate judge has tossed an employer’s claims under the Computer Fraud and Abuse Act (CFAA), holding that the CFAA does not extend to... Read More

Lawsuit Against PC Renter Raises Privacy Questions
Posted on 6 May 2011 by LexisNexis Litigation Resource Community Staff

PITTSBURGH - (AP) You didn't pay your bill. We need our computer back. And here's a picture of you typing away on it, the computer rental company told a client as it tried to repossess the machine. Those allegations appear in a federal lawsuit... Read More