Denise Howell

Denise Howell is an appellate, intellectual property and technology lawyer who enjoys broad industry recognition for her expertise on the intersection of emerging technologies and law.

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Lawgarithms Links for 8/27/07

iPhone hacking meets the DMCA, new ways to owe money to the RIAA, bad music and its aftermath, and more — now playing in my Google Reader Starred Items:iPhone Unlocked; Legal Battle Looming?, from Ed FeltenUnlocking the iPhone could invite a lawsuit, from Computerworld Breaking NewsIs Unlocking Apple's iPhone Legal?

August 27, 2007 by Denise Howell

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It's all about the team, it's all about respect...

Following up on the Nixon Peabody song story, it's worth noting:One of David Lat's related posts is now the sixth fifth Google search result for Nixon Peabody; andThe saga of the song has been added to the firm's Wikipedia entry.Here are the lyrics in their entirety, by the way.

August 25, 2007 by Denise Howell

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Lawgarithms Links for 8/20/07

Remember that between entries here you can keep up with the Live Web (and other) issues I'm spotting by subscribing to my Google Reader Starred Items. Among the links now playing:California court invalidates Alienware arbitration provision in online terms and conditions, from Internet Cases by Evan Brown"Among other things, the memorandum suggests that the [U.

August 20, 2007 by Denise Howell

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Facebook's data feeds a data leak?

Part of the appeal of the Facebook phenomenon are the fine-grained privacy controls users can impose, such as only letting friends see their activities, status, and postings. Though it's fantastic that Facebook is publishing RSS feeds for various data streams users would otherwise only be able to read behind Facebook's registration wall, I'm pretty sure the privacy settings on some of that data specify it is not supposed to be publicly available, and the feeds do not appear to be restricted in any way.

August 15, 2007 by Denise Howell

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Lawgarithms Links for 8/13/07

Remember that between entries here you can keep up with the Live Web (and other) issues I'm spotting by subscribing to my Google Reader Starred Items. Among the links now playing:Two-word license agreement: "F--- YOU!

August 13, 2007 by Denise Howell

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Know my shared items, know me

Mario Romero's Facebook application, which shares your Google Reader shared items to other Facebook users, demonstrates how well it's possible to know someone based solely on what they browse and share.

August 12, 2007 by Denise Howell

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