Category Archives: Zack Bastian

The Department of Justice’s New Interpretation of the Wire Act: A Green Light for Video Game Betting?

Last year was tough for online poker. A lot of people were swept away in poker’s surge in popularity in the early 2000s. A big part of the spike in was a new generation of players who cut their teeth … Continue reading

Could Trolling Land You in Court? Dallas Law Firm Sues To Find Out.

One of the hallmarks of the internet has been the ability to remain relatively anonymous. This anonymity is not absolute, but if you are reasonably tech-savvy, there are ways to broadcast your views and shield your identity. When these measures … Continue reading

Megaupload Shut Down, Provides Basic Lessons on Bad Business

It’s been a crazy week with many crazy stories. Fears about the Stop Online Privacy Act created a massive online response, thrusting copyright reform into the national conversation. But while people were speculating on the future of intellectual property, the … Continue reading

The Ongoing Legal Battle Over Bit Torrent Gets More Interesting

Since the beginning of its existence, BitTorrent has been a lightning rod for controversy. Comcast choosing to slow down or “throttle” the service’s traffic was one of the first shots fired in the ongoing battle over Net Neutrality. This is … Continue reading