- Recently a Northern California district court [Register or Login to view links]
with Sony (PDF
) on their TOS change
requiring disputes to be resolved through arbitration, while LulzSec hacker Cody Kretsinger
pleaded guilty to one count each of conspiracy and unauthorized impairment of a protected computer.
To quote from TechDirt.com (linked above): "Some folks were not at all happy about this and sought to file a class action lawsuit against Sony for the change -- but that lawsuit has been (pretty quickly) [Register or Login to view links]
by the court, suggesting that the main guy suing failed to show evidence of any harm.
In an interesting move, the court found that the fact that you lost access to the network if you didn't agree to the new terms isn't evidence of any harm, but rather a choice."
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on the LulzSec Sony Pictures Entertainment hacking last year,...