Monthly Archives: April 2013

SEC Commissioner: We Need to Support Investor Choice

On behalf of Thomas Costello of Costello Law Group  State securities regulators were on Capitol Hill on Wednesday, attempting to gain support for restricting, or ending, mandatory arbitration clauses between clients and brokers. Currently, arbitration clauses are standard in brokerage contracts and require any claim of loss to be settled in binding arbitration […]

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Google’s Inactive Account Manager Allows Users to Plan Their “Digital Afterlife”

On behalf of Thomas Costello of Costello Law Group Yesterday, Google announced a new feature that allows users to control the disposition of their digital assets after their death. With this feature , called “Inactive Account Manager”, users can choose to have their data in their Gmail, Google+, Picasa, Youtube, or other Google service accounts […]

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