IP Litigation: Strategy + Negotiation + Trial + Appeal
Law Offices of Darren J. Quinn
We have handled civil matters involving falsification of CMI and stripping of CMI from metadata in violation of 17 U.S.C. §1202.
Under Cal. Penal Code §502(e)(1) "the owner or lessee of the computer, computer system, computer network, computer program, or data who suffers damage or loss by reason of a violation of any of the provisions of subdivision (c) may bring a civil action against the violator for compensatory damages and injunctive relief or other equitable relief."
We have represented clients in civil matters where violation of Cal. Penal Code §502 was at issue, including claims of accessing data via a website and then "without permission" using or copying such data.
We have handled civil matters where a violation of of the CFAA (18 U.S.C. §1030) was in issue.