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FBI Expert Mixed ‘Fact’ Testimony with ‘Opinion’ (access required)

An FBI agent was properly qualified as an expert on “code” words used in alleged drug traffickers’ recorded telephone conversations, but the agent’s “conflated” testimony as both a “fact” witness and an “expert” witness failed to prevent substantial prejudice, and ...

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Company Exec Liable for ‘Scareware’ (access required)

The 4th Circuit upholds a decision by the Federal Trade Commission that defendant Kristy Ross engaged in deceptive Internet advertising practices, specifically, running a deceptive Internet “scareware” scheme in violation of the prohibition on deceptive advertising in 15 U.S.C. § ...

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