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Jeff Landis

Jeff Landis

Jeff’s practice focuses on representing clients in litigation and government investigations, with a particular focus on defending companies in complex class action lawsuits. He also assists clients in responding to formal investigations and informal inquiries conducted by the FTC, DOJ and states’ Attorney General Offices. Jeff has extensive experience in all aspects of civil litigation, including serving as trial counsel for both plaintiffs and defendants in matters pending before judges, juries, and arbitration panels.

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Technology is always changing, and the law sometimes struggles to keep pace. This can lead to more questions than answers for organizations trying to make use of innovative or evolving tools, while navigating a legal...

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A United States District Court granted summary judgment to the FBI in a FOIA action brought by the AP, USA Today, and Vice, seeking disclosure of the name of the vendor the FBI used to...

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Mapping VPPA Trends

May 30, 2017 | 0 Comments

The Eleventh Circuit affirmed dismissal of a Video Privacy Protection Act (“VPPA”) claim brought against ZwillGen client CNN based on its operation of the free CNN App for iPhone. Plaintiff Ryan Perry had alleged that...

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At least within the Third Circuit, in order for arbitrators, not a court, to decide whether disputes are subject to class arbitration, an arbitration agreement must “clearly and unmistakably” delegate such power to arbitrators. It...

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Attorneys General from eight states submitted an amicus brief in Spokeo v. Robins, urging the Supreme Court to overturn the 9th Circuit’s ruling that a technical violation of a statute can confer Article III standing...

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Tuesday, May 5, 2015 – 12:30 PM – 1:30 PM Presenters: Jeff Landis from ZwillGen & Matthew Milner and Michael Kheyfets from Edgeworth Economics As breaches of proprietary data systems have become more commonplace, so have...

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The parties in the multi-district Target data breach class action litigation submitted to the district court overseeing the litigation a motion for preliminary approval of a $10 million settlement....

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Yesterday, Judge Stanley Chesler of the United States District Court for the District of New Jersey dismissed once and for all a Video Privacy Protection Act (“VPPA”) claim against Viacom based on its operation of...

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Recently, Home Depot moved to dismiss one of the more than a dozen class action lawsuits filed against it following a revelation last month that its payment data system was breached. Home Depot’s motion illustrates...

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Now Accepting Applications for Fellows

August 28, 2014 | 0 Comments

ZwillGen, a leading boutique law firm specializing in the intersection of law and technology, is seeking candidates for its 2015 Fellowship Program. The program presents a unique opportunity to work with and learn from some...

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