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D.C. Circuit Rolls Back The FCC's Expansive Order Targeting Telephone Marketing
On March 16, 2018, the D.C. Circuit handed down a unanimous decision rejecting two core components of a 2015 Declaratory Ruling and Order issued by the Federal Communications Commission ...
United States
6 Apr 2018
In The Third-Largest FCPA Enforcement Action Ever, Telia Agrees To Pay Almost $1 Billion To Resolve Bribery Inquiry In Uzbekistan; CEO, Senior Executive, And In-House Counsel Also Charged
In the first blockbuster FCPA action of the Trump administration, on September 21, 2017, Swedish telecommunications company Telia agreed to pay $965 million in total penalties to the DOJ and SEC ...
United States
25 Sep 2017
En Banc Federal Circuit Declines To Re-Hear Decision Restricting ITC's Ability To Regulate Electronic Transmissions
On March 31, 2016, an en banc Federal Circuit issued a per curiam order declining petitions for en banc review of its November 10, 2015, decision in ClearCorrect Operating, LLC v. Int'l Trade Comm'n.
United States
4 Apr 2016
Health Apps And HIPAA: OCR Publishes New Privacy Guidance For Health App Developers
On February 11, 2016, in response to requests from developers of mobile health applications, the Department of Health and Human Services Office for Civil Rights released a new guidance document addressing the applicability of HIPAA to applications that collect, store or transmit health information.
United States
22 Feb 2016
Nomi FTC Settlement Highlights Risks Of Publicizing Company Privacy Policies
A closely divided Federal Trade Commission has signaled support for the agency's recent focus on mobile device privacy.
United States
22 May 2015
Eleventh Circuit Upholds The U.S. DOJís Expansive Approach To Anti-Corruption Enforcement
Haiti Teleco controlled a monopoly on landline telephone services in Haiti, and Duperval was responsible for negotiating and awarding telecommunications contracts with the company's foreign customers.
United States
23 Feb 2015
FDA Issues Final Guidance On Mobile Medical Apps: "De-Regulatory" Move Helps Clarify Certain Key Questions, But Leaves Others Open
On September 25, 2013, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) issued its long-awaited final guidance on health-related software applications intended for use on mobile devices.
United States
26 Sep 2013
FTC Announces Investigations Of Kid App Providers And California's AG Sues Delta Over Fly Delta App's Privacy Practices
Two recent developments should have all app providers reviewing their privacy practices and policies.
United States
14 Dec 2012
Draft Guidance Clarifies How FDA Plans To Regulate Certain Software "Apps"
Additional Guidance Documents Planned on Clinical Decision Support Software, Application of Quality Systems to Software, and Wireless Safety.
United States
27 Jul 2011
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