"Scalia's “sentiment of government surveillance did not necessarily extend to private companies,” Omer Tene, vice president of research and education, International Association of Privacy Professionals (IAPP), told SCMagazine.com.
In cases of a locked jury, ruling made by previous courts would be hold. “It's quite possible that the Spokeo might come out 4/4 without Scalia,” said Hayes.
Whoever is nominated will likely decide on cases that reform or clarify the Computer Fraud and Abuse Act (CFAA), the Electronic Communication Privacy Act, and the Cybersecurity Act of 2015, said Tene. “I think those will certainly be litigated within the near future.”"