Ajemian v. Yahoo! Inc.

SJC-12237
Argue Date: Thursday March 9, 2017
*Summary:   Probate Law; Electronic Mail-- Whether the administrators of a decedent’s estate are entitled to access to the contents of the decedent’s electronic mail account.
Justices: Gants, C.J., Lenk, Hines, Gaziano, Lowy, Budd, JJ.
Appellant: Robert Ajemian
Counsel for Appellant: Robert L. Kirby, Jr., Esquire
Appellee: Yahoo! Inc.
Counsel for Appellee: Gordon M. Orloff, Esquire Stacie A. Kosinski, Esquire Hanson S. Reynolds, Esquire Jeffrey G. Landis, Pro Hac Vice Attorney Marc J. Zwillinger, Pro Hac Vice Attorney Nury A. Siekkinen, Pro Hac Vice Attorney
Court Appealed From: Norfolk Probate & Family
Lower Court Judge: John D. Casey, J.
Route to SJC: Sua Sponte Transfer from Appeals Court
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