#<p><strong><a href="http://www.techeye.net/wp-content/uploads/2015/05/cloud-e1431937342571.jpg"><img class=" size-full wp-image-158621 alignleft" src="http://www.techeye.net/wp-content/uploads/2015/05/cloud-e1431937342571.jpg" alt="cloud" width="330" height="250" /></a>An important case</strong> which could decide some important laws about the cloud is about to kick off in the US.</p>
<p>Software giant Microsoft is appealing a decision that forces it to hand over data stored overseas to US investigators.</p>
<p>The 2nd US Circuit Court of Appeals will hear Microsoft’s challenge to a July 2014 lower court ruling concluding that a court or law enforcement agency in the United States is empowered to order a person or entity to produce materials, even if the information is housed outside the country.… <a href="http://www.techeye.net/news/microsoft-cloud-case-goes-to-appeal" class="read-more">Read the rest</a></p>