Mondaq USA: Privacy
Jones Day
The Situation: The European Union's General Data Protection Regulation ("GDPR") has raised questions regarding the scope of coverage and protection afforded by current cyber policies,
McDermott Will & Emery
The GDPR applies to organizations inside and outside the EU.
Sheppard Mullin Richter & Hampton
UK supermarket chain Morrisons has been held vicariously liable for the acts of a malicious employee in the UK's first data leak class action
McLane Middleton, Professional Association
For some time now—in response to the California Online Privacy Protection Act, Canada's Personal Information Protection and Electronic Documents Act, and similar statutes
Hunton Andrews Kurth LLP
On November 8, Privacy International, a non-profit organization "dedicated to defending the right to privacy around the world," filed complaints under the GDPR against consumer marketing data brokers Acxiom and Oracle.
Klein Moynihan Turco LLP
Earlier this month, a federal privacy law bill was introduced in the Senate by Senator Ron Wyden (D-OR), entitled the "Consumer Data Protection Act" ("CDPA").
Frankfurt Kurnit Klein & Selz
While new EU breach notification requirements have received significant media attention, closer to home are the data breach reporting obligations under Canadian Personal Information Protection and Electronic Documents Act (PIPEDA), which took effect on November 1.
Dentons
On September 4, 2018, the U.S. Department of Commerce's National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) announced the start of a collaborative project to develop a voluntary privacy framework to help organizations manage privacy related risk.
Foley Hoag LLP
Partner Colin Zick recently presented at the MaHIMA Dot Wagg Legislative Seminar discussing recent HIPAA violations, how GDPR will impact US companies and the Trusted Exchange Framework.
Hunton Andrews Kurth LLP
On November 6, 2018, the French Data Protection Authority published its own guidelines on data protection impact assessments and a list of processing operations that require a DPIA.
Hunton Andrews Kurth LLP
On October 30, 2018, ATA Consulting LLC (doing business as Best Medical Transcription) agreed to a $200,000 settlement with the New Jersey Attorney General resulting from a server misconfiguration ...
Hunton Andrews Kurth LLP
On October 23, 2018, the parties in the Yahoo! Inc. ("Yahoo!") Customer Data Security Breach Litigation pending in the Northern District of California and the parties in the related litigation...
Hunton Andrews Kurth LLP
On October 17, 2018, the French data protection authority (the "CNIL") published a press release detailing the rules applicable to devices ...
Finnegan, Henderson, Farabow, Garrett & Dunner, LLP
First, DNCL cited as a likely irreparable harm its inability to attract New Zealand customers if it could not guarantee increased privacy regarding personal contact information.
Hunton Andrews Kurth LLP
It remains to be seen whether other states will enact similar laws.
Wilson Elser Moskowitz Edelman & Dicker LLP
Data breaches and cyberattacks are becoming more prevalent and law firms have quickly become attractive targets for hackers due to the sensitive and privileged information firms collect.
Lewis Brisbois Bisgaard & Smith LLP
On November 1, 2018, the long-awaited amendments to Canada's main federal data privacy law, the Personal Information Protection and Electronic Documents Act (PIPEDA), take effect.
Seyfarth Shaw LLP
The health care industry is racing to adopt cutting-edge technology to provide patients with the best treatment possible at the lowest possible cost.
Hunton Andrews Kurth LLP
On November 9, 2018, the European Commission ("the Commission") submitted comments to the U.S. Department of Commerce's National Telecommunications and Information Administration ...
Jones Day
On July 17, the European Union and Japan agreed to recognize each other's data protection systems as "equivalent."
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On the heels of the European Union's General Data Protection law, which went into effect in May 2018
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In its "2017 Year in Review", the Fraud Section in the Criminal Division of the US Department of Justice announced the launch of its Health Care Fraud Unit's Data Analytics Team.
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Since June 1, several states have enacted or amended their data breach notification laws:
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Policymakers long have wrestled with how to enhance private-sector cybersecurity without imposing prescriptive one-size-fits-all requirements ...
Seyfarth Shaw LLP
From window blinds to locks, the total number of consumer and industrial devices capable of collecting, transmitting and receiving data through the Internet continues to grow.
Jones Day
On June 15, the Federal Trade Commission's ("FTC") Bureau of Consumer Protection ("BCP") issued a comment in response to the Consumer Product Safety Commission's request for comments on potential hazards associated with internet-connected consumer products.
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Following a series of recent events involving policymakers from Trump's Administration and Capitol Hill, artificial intelligence (AI) was the second hottest topic in D.C.
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On September 28th, California passed the first law in the country designed to address the security of internet-connected devices, more commonly known as the Internet of Things (IoT).
Lewis Brisbois Bisgaard & Smith LLP
More than ever before, malicious actors are targeting email platforms in an attempt to access and monetize sensitive personal information.
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