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The U.S. Administration Targets Huawei In Actions To Curtail Its Involvement In U.S. Telecommunications Networks And Access To U.S. Business And Technologies
On May 15, 2019, President Trump issued an Executive Order declaring a national emergency and paving the way for a ban on the use of Huawei equipment and services in U.S. telecommunication networks.
United States
7 Jun 2019
Congress Enacts Law Clarifying Reach Of Warrants For Overseas Data
On Friday, March 23, President Trump signed into law the Clarifying Lawful Overseas Use of Data Act, which amends the Stored Communications Act, 18 U.S.C. § 2701, et seq., to require providers...
United States
27 Mar 2018
D.C. Circuit Invalidates Portion Of FCC's 2015 Declaratory Ruling & Order Implementing The TCPA
On March 16, 2018, the D.C. Circuit issued its long-awaited ruling in ACA International, et al. v. FCC, et al., No. 15-1211, resolving a series of challenges to the July 10 2015 Declaratory Ruling...
United States
21 Mar 2018
New Privacy Guidelines Now Effective in South Korea: Online Customized Ads; Smartphone App Access Rights
Two new privacy guidelines are now effective in South Korea. Earlier this year, the Korea Communications Commission (KCC) published "Privacy Guidelines for Online Customized Ads" (Korean language link) and a "Privacy Guide for Smartphone App Access Rights."
South Korea
27 Jul 2017
The Brexit Negotiations (2): What Is The UK's Opening Position?
This is our second Alert on the Brexit negotiation, which started on Monday, June 19, 2017. Having outlined the EU's opening position, we now turn to that of the United Kingdom.
5 Jul 2017
China Requires Registration of App Stores
The Cyberspace Administration of China (CAC) on January 13, 2017 issued a notice concerning registration of Internet app stores.
31 Jan 2017
The Cyberspace Administration of China (CAC) on January 13, 2017 issued a notice concerning registration of Internet app stores.
The Cyberspace Administration of China (CAC) on January 13, 2017 issued a notice concerning registration of Internet app stores.
21 Jan 2017
Time To Set The Clock: Self-Regulatory Enforcement Of Cross-Device Tracking Begins In February 2017
The Digital Advertising Alliance (DAA) recently announced that self-regulatory enforcement of its cross-device guidance will begin in February 2017.
United States
17 Oct 2016
Latest FTC Privacy Action Looks Carefully at Geolocation Promises
A mobile device's geolocation can be passed to apps and ad networks through various application programming interfaces (APIs) provided by Android or iOS, but there are other ways to determine a consumer's location using information collected from a mobile device.
United States
27 Jun 2016
FTC Staff Tackle FCC Privacy Rules in Public Comment
As the Federal Communications Commission sifts through over 50,000 comments received in response to its proposed broadband privacy rules, ..
United States
1 Jun 2016
China Issues Updated Telecommunications Services Catalogue
Information Services, the most dynamic sector developed in the past decade, is also a key area for market regulation.
15 Jan 2016
Navigating Privacy Must Haves And Should Haves In The Mobile App Environment
On November 30, WilmerHale addressed key privacy issues in the mobile app environment as part of the firm's Cybersecurity, Privacy and Communications Practice Webinar Series.
United States
22 Dec 2015
Standard-Essential Patents And US Antitrust Law: Light At The End Of The Tunnel?
Many of the world’s most important industries, including telecommunications and computing, rely on industry standards. Standards are typically developed by standard-setting organizations (SSOs), comprising industry participants.
United States
14 Nov 2014
Online Consumer Privacy: Airlines Under Scrutiny
In October 2012, the California attorney general's new Privacy Enforcement and Protection Unit mailed an unusual letter to Delta Air Lines.
United States
30 Jul 2014
New Research Compiles Public Data Regarding Patent Royalties On Smartphones
The smartphone industry has seen a high volume of patent litigation over the past few years, which has highlighted the interplay among patent law, competition law and the marketplace itself
United States
3 Jun 2014
Mobile Apps Drawing Increased Regulatory Scrutiny
The mobile app industry has grown exponentially in recent years.
United States
19 Jun 2013
FTC Issues Mobile Privacy Disclosures Report
In the latest in a series of efforts by federal and state regulators to improve privacy practices in the exponentially growing industry of applications ("apps") for mobile devices such as smartphones and tablets, the Federal Trade Commission ("FTC") issued a staff report last Friday recommending best practices for mobile app privacy disclosures.
United States
5 Feb 2013
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