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Title: With Verizon on the Horizon, is North Carolina’s Broadband Monopoly in Jeopardy?
Author Web Editor/ NC Journal of Law & Technology Verizon Wireless has recently announced its plan to introduce its 5G technology into your home, and its debut will not be coming to your phone, at least not at first. The
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Fifty Million Facebook Accounts Compromised: Is There any way to Keep our Data Safe?
Author Web Editor/ NC Journal of Law & Technology Another major data breach was reported on Friday, September 28th, when Facebook disclosed that nearly fifty million user profiles had been hacked. Facebook’s investigation is in the initial stages, and thus
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Artificial Intelligence and Fourth Amendment Searches
Author Web Editor/ NC Journal of Law & Technology In Kyllo v. United States, the court held that the use of “sense-enhancing” technology not in general public use to look at a criminal suspect’s house constituted a Fourth Amendment search.
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Riding on the Edge: Will the Electric Scooter Rental Boom see a Reversal?
Author Web Editor/ NC Journal of Law & Technology In 2017, it was fidget spinners; in 2018, it’s electric scooter rentals. If you’ve recently been in a major city, you’ve surely seen them parked along curbs, breezing through intersections, or
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ILTA announces hiring of Joy Heath Rush as interim CEO
Author /Legal Technology News – Legal IT Professionals | Everything legal technology: The International Legal Technology Association (ILTA) today announced that Joy Heath Rush will join the association’s professional staff as interim CEO on October 20, 2018. This announcement concludes
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Twenty Thousand Litigants Under the Sea: How Intellectual Property Laws are Reinforcing Bad Blood Between Family Members
Author Web Editor/ NC Journal of Law & Technology Family members share with each other. However, family members also sue each other. But at least when you sue a family member you can share a ride to the courthouse. However,
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North Carolina’s Waste Containment Technology Problem is Brought to the Surface by Recent Storms
Author Web Editor/ NC Journal of Law & Technology North Carolinians are becoming used to seeing post-apocalyptic pictures of muddy brown water rising up beyond the banks of our rivers, and overtaking agricultural and industrial sites. Hurricane Florence is the
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Trans-Lunar Jurisdiction: What if one of the 8 passengers (all artists) commits a crime during SpaceX’s commercial flight around the
Author Web Editor/ NC Journal of Law & Technology SpaceX announced that the world’s first private passengers will fly around the moon in the largest reusable rocket ever to be built, the BFR. (Big Falcon Rocket)  For an as yet
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The Lanham Act Could Lead the Conversation on Racism and Cultural Appropriation, If We Just Let It
Author Web Editor/ NC Journal of Law & Technology On Friday, September 7 the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office asked the U.S. Supreme Court to overturn a December 2017 ruling by the Federal Circuit that found Section 2(a) of the
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Hurricane Florence Puts Coal Ash Back in Headlines – why the legislature should require recycling of all coal ash across
Author Web Editor/ NC Journal of Law & Technology As the North Carolina coast was battered by the unprecedented Hurricane Florence, a coal ash pond at Duke Energy’s Sutton Plant in Wilmington, N.C. collapsed displacing over 2,000 cubic yards of
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The Space Force and Beyond: Hits and Misses from the Legal Battle to Establish a New Military Branch
Author Web Editor/ NC Journal of Law & Technology During his inaugural speech, President Donald Trump declared that “e stand at the birth of a new millennium, ready to unlock the mysteries of space…” In March of 2018, one of
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Rad versus Bad Trademarks
Author Web Editor/ NC Journal of Law & Technology A trademark includes any word, symbol, or combination thereof which constitutes a brand name. Brands are an essential part of everyday life that allow us to distinguish item sources, set price
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