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Elizabeth Johnson in NYT piece, “Privacy Cannot Be a Casualty of the Coronavirus”

Under coronavirus-related ‘shelter in place’ and ‘stay at home’ orders, millions of Americans are flocking to video-chat platforms and other publicly-available tech…

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Privacy and Information Security Concerns in the COVID-19 Era

DATA BREACH RESPONSE. Cyber attacks are increasing, seeking to capitalize on the sense of urgency attached to COVID-19. We can help with…

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Client Alert: Coronavirus Do’s and Don’ts for Employers

With more than 100,000 global cases of the novel coronavirus (“COVID-19”) and infections in dozens of countries, employers are preparing for the…

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So Don’t Sue Me: Strategies for Responding to CCPA Consumer Enforcement Notices

After a holiday break marked by a steady stream of emails from media, technology, and retail companies announcing updates to their privacy…

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Don’t Forget Truthfulness: FTC Uses Section 5 Authority to Police Deceptive Statements in Collection Notice and Website Privacy Policy

If you’re like us, you have probably noticed a recent trend of companies updating their website privacy policies to address the California…

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Agency of Privacy Shield: FTC Expands Enforcement of Privacy Shield Principles

On September 3, 2019, the FTC announced proposed settlements with five companies that falsely claimed to participate in the EU-US Privacy…

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Unplug Social Media? How CJEU’s Fashion ID Ruling Could Affect Your Website

Weeks after the FTC fined Facebook $5 billion and the company entered a $100 million settlement with the SEC, Facebook has once…

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Update Your Status: Takeaways from Facebook’s $100 Million Privacy Settlement with the SEC

The Federal Trade Commission’s historic $5 billion civil penalty against Facebook for the Cambridge Analytica scandal has been the subject of…

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[Client Alert] Nevada’s New Privacy Law: More Bark than Bite

Much ink has been spilled in the last few weeks over the recently-enacted Nevada consumer privacy law (SB 220) that permits consumers…

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OCR HIPAA Enforcement and the Future of Mega-Dollar CMPs and Settlements

OCR just announced its most recent HIPAA settlement, this time with an EMR vendor Medical Informatics Engineering, acting as a business associate.

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