Electronic Communications Privacy Act (ECPA)/Stored Communications Act (SCA)

In a recent decision, the Fourth Circuit ruled that a user cannot raise Fourth Amendment objections to disclosure to the Government when an Internet Service Provider complies with the mandatory reporting requirement in 42 U.S.C....

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Marc Zwillinger was quoted extensively by Amy E. Bivins in the BNA Electronic Commerce & Law Report, with regard to the uncertainty faced by ISPs and other companies as they attempt to navigate ECPA and its application...

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Marc Zwillinger & Christian Genetski, Criminal Discovery of Internet Communications Under the Stored Communications Act: It’s Not a Level Playing Field, 97 J. of Crim. L. & Criminology 569 (2007)...

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Marc Zwillinger testified before the Senate Judiciary Subcommittee of Crime and Drugs during a hearing on “video laptop surveillance” urging caution with any law change that would make all silent video communications subject to Wiretap Act...

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Coalition Pushes Rewrite of Privacy Law

March 29, 2010 | 0 Comments

 Marc Zwillinger comments on the need for ECPA reform, noting that the current law penalizes users of cloud computing services by providing less privacy protection for data stored in the cloud than data stored locally. ...

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Marc Zwillinger moderated a panel that included Jim Dempsey, Vice President of the CDT, and Jen Mardosz, Vice President, Business & Legal Affairs, Myspace, to discuss the problems in applying ECPA to Social Networking websites and proposals...

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