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Attorney General's Office Issues "Do Not Track" Disclosure Guidelines
Richard J. Johnson,Ka-on Li,Mauricio F. Paez,Katherine S. Ritchey,Gregory P. Silberman, June 11, 2014
The California Attorney General's Office recently issued a set of guidelines, titled "Making Your Privacy Practices Public" ("Guidelines"), designed to help companies develop "meaningful" privacy policies that provide transparency, accountability, and choice for online...
The Heartbleed Bug: Data Breach and Liability Risks
Richard J. Johnson,Mauricio F. Paez,Gregory P. Silberman, April 24, 2014
It seems that every other day we learn about a new data security threat or compromise. The so-called "heartbleed bug," or CVE-2014-0160 for those technically inclined, is the latest reported data security vulnerability, and it requires an immediate and swift response. The bug was recently...
Landmark Decision Confirms FTC Authority to Regulate Privacy and Data Security
Richard J. Johnson,Mark Mansour,Mauricio F. Paez,Katherine S. Ritchey,Gregory P. Silberman, April 15, 2014
In FTC v. Wyndham Worldwide Corp., No 13-1887, 2014 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 47622 (D.N.J. Apr. 7, 2014)—a case closely watched by privacy and data security professionals across the United States—a federal district court held that the Federal Trade Commission ("FTC") has authority...