A state senator from Southern California confirmed that he has been subpoenaed by a federal grand jury, days after another senator’s Capitol offices were searched by the FBI.
Google said it is fielding more legal demands from governments around the world seeking to learn more about the people using its Internet search engine, email and other services.
Social networking giant Twitter has been subpoenaed by the San Francisco District Attorney’s Office, as prosecutors investigate a violent protest that took place in October.
San Francisco-based Twitter & the NYPD were at odds this week over tweeted threats about prizefighter Mike Tyson’s one-man show in Broadway…
Regulators are examining whether Morgan Stanley, the investment bank that shepherded Facebook through its highly publicized stock offering last week, selectively informed clients of an analyst’s negative report about the company before the stock started trading.
The White House has ordered a review of loan guarantees made by the Energy Department after the Fremont solar power company that got a half-billion-dollar federal loan went bankrupt.
Online radio service Pandora has received a subpoena from a federal grand jury investigating whether popular smartphone applications share information about their users with advertisers and other third parties.