The investigation reiterates the need for prudent attention to detail when it comes to handling personal information.
Corrs Chambers Westgarth
Mobile apps could gather extensive amounts of personal information about the consumer, so must comply with the APPs.
Stikeman Elliott LLP
The Global Privacy Enforcement Network recently published the results of its second annual privacy enforcement survey or "sweep".
When designing any electronic tool, it is always important for the manufacturer to strike a balance between functionality, or ease of use, and data privacy and security.
In Part 1 we looked at some basic concepts. In Part 2, we look at "enhanced disclosure" requirements.
Mason Hayes & Curran
The Article 29 Working Party published the guidelines it provided to Google earlier this year explaining how Google could achieve compliance with European data protection legislation.
The FOI Act 2014, which was enacted on 14 October 2014, takes a different approach from previous Freedom of Information legislation and is more far-reaching.
De Brauw Blackstone Westbroek N.V.
The Dutch Data Protection Authority has investigated the ‘Okki Gekke-bekken-club’ app for children and concluded that several features of the app violated the Dutch Data Protection Act.
Jeremy Clarkson and Andrew Marr make unlikely bedfellows. I speak not of any private relationship between the two, but the legal issue that they have in common.
Our team offers advice tailored specifically to your needs and will include the practical steps that can be taken to ensure that your vulnerability at the hands of the press and the public is reduced.
Improvements to internet access mean that you can read your e-mails or surf the web from anywhere in your house or garden.
Jack Dorsey christened as ‘Twitter’ the product he
created to provide ‘a short burst of inconsequential
The Federal Communication Bar Association held a seminar in Washington designed to help practitioners make some sense of class actions brought under the TCPA.
Foley & Lardner
Some banks and other organizations covered under the Gramm-Leach-Bliley Act (GLBA) may now post their privacy policies online rather than having to mail them annually.
Mintz, Levin, Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky and Popeo, P.C.
A federal district court in New Jersey has dismissed with prejudice a shareholder derivative suit, that tried to blame the directors and officers for a series of data breaches.
In light of the recently reported large healthcare data breaches, the FBI warned healthcare providers yet again of the dangers of cyber attacks.
Partners Judy Selby and Lynn Sessions co-authored an article entitled, "Building a Data Breach Response Team, Before You Have a Breach," which was published by CSO.com and CIO.com on October 3, 2014.
Fox Rothschild LLP
Recent news articles regarding a New Jersey elementary school’s handling of the enrollment of two new students from Rwanda provided another glimpse of Ebola hysteria and the opportunity for me to follow up on Bill Maruca’s blog about Ebola and HIPAA with yet another (fairly obscure) statutory acronym.
Paul Hastings LLP
The Supreme Court continued its foray into the implications of technology for the Fourth Amendment with a unanimous ruling.
Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton LLP
California continues to lead the nation in privacy laws about which the nation has not begun to get excited enough.