Jeffrey Butler

Jeff is an associate in the Litigation and Government Enforcement Practice Group. Prior to joining the Firm, Jeff served on the Notre Dame Journal of Legislation, as an extern for the Notre Dame Intellectual Property Clinic and as a judicial extern for the Honorable Damon R. Leichty, United States District Court Judge for the Northern District of Indiana. Jeff focuses his practice on complex civil litigation and government investigations.

In brief In Ashley Popa v. Harriet Carter Gifts, Inc., the Third Circuit reversed a Pennsylvania district court’s grant of summary judgment for defendants on claims that a shopping website and a marketing service violated Pennsylvania anti-wiretapping law by collecting and sharing records of the plaintiff’s digital activities without her consent. This decision is significant because it increases the risk that sharing of electronic data with third-party entities without the consent of the website visitor could…