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‘Stored Communications Act’

Second Cir: Facebook Case Reveals Difference b/t CFAA & SCA Statute of Limitation Periods

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The Second Circuit confirmed that the Computer Fraud and Abuse Act (18 USC 1030) and the Stored Communications Act (18 USC 2701) calculate the starting point of their two year statute of limitation differently.  If someone’s email and/or social media accounts are hacked, the statutory periods are calculated differently.  This case may be important since… Read More