Extraterritorial Jurisdiction

The 9th Circuit Court overturns a lower court ruling, via Computerworld. Susan Crawford, a law professor who teaches a course on cyberlaw at Cardozo School of Law in New York, labeled the decision a “missed opportunity” to decide whether “it is appropriate for one country to assert extraterritorial jurisdiction over [Web] servers located in another …

SOX Cynics

Business leaders use Sarbanes-Oxley to provide political coverage to implement what would otherwise be very unpopular decisions. This is bad for business, bad for the act and bad for the leaders.