Faruki Blog

Do Employers Have a Duty To Protect Their Employees' Personal Information From Data Breaches?

According to the federal court in the Southern District of New York, the answer is a resounding yes.  In a putative class action filed on behalf of.. Read More

Celebrate Cybersecurity Month with a Data Governance Refresher

October is Cybersecurity Month, and a perfect time to refresh ourselves on the importance of good cybersecurity hygiene.  For the rest of October, my.. Read More

Jesner v. Arab Bank, PLC -- Supreme Court to Soon Consider Corporate Liability under the Alien Tort Statute

The U.S. Supreme Court will soon be taking a second crack at determining whether corporations can be liable under the Alien Tort Statute ("ATS"), 28.. Read More

Trademark Infringement: High Fashion v. Google

Remember the pre-internet, pre-Google days of counterfeit products? When street vendors peddled Caca-Cola sunglasses (only one vowel away from the.. Read More

September 2017 Website Newsletter

Charlie Faruki and Laura Sanom led a team (Melinda Burton, Don Burton, Michael Mayer, Zach Heck, and Jason Palmer) that recently secured summary.. Read More

Did Equifax Executives Commit Securities Fraud in the Wake of the Company's Historic Data Breach?

Two corporate executives at Equifax sold over 10,000 of their shares in the corporation just three days after Equifax discovered hackers accessed.. Read More

The Inverse Hearsay Exception

In a seminal public records exception case, the Second Circuit Court of Appeals held that, where proffered hearsay evidence is inadmissible under.. Read More

Howard Stern and IRS Sued for Invasion of Privacy

Howard Stern is no stranger to controversy.  However, earlier this summer, Howard Stern and the IRS found themselves the subject of a federal.. Read More

Faruki’s Erin Rhinehart Named to National "Under 40 Hot List"

Erin Rhinehart, Partner at Faruki Ireland Cox Rhinehart & Dusing PLL, adds another impressive award to her collection of accolades. Benchmark.. Read More

Three Faruki+ Partners Named to 2018 Best Lawyers in America

Faruki+ partners Charles Faruki, Jeffrey Ireland and Jeffrey Cox have been selected for the 2018 edition of Best Lawyers in America for their work in.. Read More