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FTC, Youtube, And Kids' Privacy: Key Takeaways From The Biggest COPPA Settlement In FTC History
On September 4, 2019, the U.S. Federal Trade Commission announced Google and YouTube will pay a record $170 million
United States
26 Sep 2019
Five Steps To Mitigate CCPA Class Action Risk: What Companies Need To Do To Increase Data Security
While many companies and service providers are spending significant time and budget on the privacy-related requirements of the forthcoming California Consumer
United States
26 Aug 2019
California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA) Workshop And Q&A
Hear from industry leaders on how they are solving the hardest parts of the CCPA. Jennifer Broxmeyer, Flora Garcia and Hilary Wandall
United States
11 Jul 2019
FTC Toughening Stance On Data Security – Five Key Takeaways From Recent Consent Orders
The Federal Trade Commission is putting more teeth into the multiyear compliance obligations of consent orders it enters into with companies to settle enforcement actions related to data breaches.
United States
13 Jun 2019
Eighth Circuit Finds No Duty For Retailers To Safeguard Personal Data Of Customers
Pursuing negligence claims in the Eighth Circuit following a data breach just got harder. On May 31, 2019, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit again dismissed the data breach claims
United States
12 Jun 2019
Think You Don't Have To Worry About Kids' Privacy? Grow Up! Five Practical Tips For Reducing Your Risk
The first months of 2019 have seen several key developments in the world of children's privacy.
United States
20 May 2019
CCPA vs. GDPR: 10 Things To Do Now To Prepare For The Strictest US Privacy Law
In this privacy briefing, Fenwick & West's team of privacy lawyers and industry veterans compare the requirements of the California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA)
United States
6 May 2019
FTC Not Kidding Around With TikTok's Record-Setting COPPA Fine – Five Steps To Reduce Your Risk Now
On February 27, 2019, the U.S. Federal Trade Commission announced a record-setting $5.7 million fine to popular short-form video sharing platform TikTok, formerly known as
United States
21 Mar 2019
Five Steps To Help Reduce Risk Of Using Biometrics Following Illinois Supreme Court BIPA Ruling
The ruling is also likely to make predominance and typicality challenges to class actions more difficult for defendants.
United States
4 Feb 2019
Deregulation Is The New Buzzword In Washington — Except In The Tech Industry
The past year has been a volatile one, from trade wars to the government shutdown to a stock market dive. One constant that U.S. businesses have become accustomed to
United States
23 Jan 2019
Pennsylvania High Court's Dittman Ruling Makes It Harder To Dismiss Data Breach Actions
The Pennsylvania Supreme Court recently held that employers have "a legal duty to safeguard" the personal data of their employees which is stored on internet-accessible computer systems and that the economic loss doctrine allows plaintiffs to recover purely pecuniary damages on a negligence claim "provided that [they] can establish the defendant's breach [of that duty]."
United States
2 Jan 2019
Yahoo's $80 Million Securities Class Action Settlement Stemming From Data Breach An Outlier, But Reinforces Potential Viability Of Similar Securities Suits
Fenwick securities enforcement co-chair Michael Dicke spoke with The Recorder about the $80 million settlement that Yahoo Inc.—now known as Altaba—reached to settle claims that the company...
United States
12 Oct 2018
Top SCOTUS Cases That Matter For Tech, Life Sciences And Games Industries – 2018 Term Preview
As the U.S. Supreme Court kicks off its 2018 term this week, it prepares to take up a series of firsts, including questions about the America Invents Act, securities fraud and privacy-related class action litigation.
United States
4 Oct 2018
Biometric Data Privacy Act Class Action Dismissed For Lack Of Actual Injury
A federal district court in the Northern District of Illinois dismissed a putative class action alleging violations of the Illinois Biometric Information Privacy Act ...
United States
23 Aug 2018
Procedural FCRA Violation Without Harm Is Insufficient For Standing, 9th Circuit Rules
The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit held on July 13 that procedural violations of the Fair Credit Reporting Act without actual harm were insufficient to confer Article III standing.
United States
2 Aug 2018
California's New Landmark Data Privacy Regulation And What Companies Need To Do To Comply
Governor Jerry Brown on June 28, 2018, signed into law the California Consumer Privacy Act (AB 375, or CCPA)—the most comprehensive data privacy regulation to date in the United States.
United States
24 Jul 2018
10 Tips For Online Brand Enforcement And Policing Post GDPR
You've just learned someone registered a domain nearly identical to yours, or is using your brand online to sell similar products or offer related services.
United States
24 Jul 2018
Appellate Court Affirms Dismissal Of Former Employee's Data Breach Claims
The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit has found that plaintiffs must show a causal connection between the theft of their personal information and the purported harm...
United States
16 Jul 2018
Takeaways From The 11th Circuit's Reversal Of The FTC's Data Security Order Against LabMD
The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit on June 6 issued its long-awaited decision in LabMD v. FTC, vacating a FTC cease and desist order directing LabMD to overhaul its data security program...
United States
11 Jul 2018
Appellate Court Lowers Pleading Requirements For Standing In Optometrists' Data Breach Suit
The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit has found that allegations that fraudsters used the personal information of data breach victims are sufficient to establish ...
United States
4 Jul 2018
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