Category Archives: Legal

New York Times Sends Cease & Desist Letter Over CalPERS’ Massive Copyright Infringement; Potential Damages Eight Figures for Times and WSJ Each; Theft Extends to Virtually Every News Publication in US

CalPERS, the biggest public pension fund, appears to have perpetrated the largest copyright infringement in the history of the news industry.


How CalPERS General Counsel Matt Jacobs Violated California Bar Rules

In other CalPERS posts today, we discuss the legal and IT implications of the fact that Christopher Philips, a member of CalPERS’ legal department, posted comments seeking to undermine our credibility and that of board member JJ Jelincic. We explain how Phillips violated California bar rules. As a result of examining California State Bar Act […]