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Posts from ‘March, 2009’

Blog Bites — A Few More Words on Micro-Blogging

Not long ago I wrote a long, detailed piece on the potential pitfalls involved in blogging. What is not mentioned in that article in any detail is mico-blogging.
Micro-blogging is defined by Wikipedia as a form of blogging “that allows users to send brief text updates or micromedia . . . to be viewed by anyone [...]

An Italian Fling

So I’m sitting in my office the other day, generally depressed about the depression, when my phone rings and (trumpets sound) a new case lands on my desk.
 
Now, I love the thrill of a new case.  It’s like a new love (as best I can remember from way back when).  Everything is new, and bright [...]

Trade Secret Cloak and Dagger: the Economic Espionage Act of 1996

As if getting hit with a claim for misappropriation of trade secrets were not enough, many people do not realize (OK, it came as a surprise to me) that there is a criminal component to misappropriation.  That is, at least where the theft is done for purposes of passing off the secrets to a foreign [...]