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State of the Union Address Places the President's Privacy and Cybersecurity Proposals Front and Center
Richard J. Johnson,Todd S. McClelland,Mauricio F. Paez,Gregory P. Silberman, February 27, 2015
In his January 20, 2015, State of the Union Address, President Barack Obama notably focused on privacy and cybersecurity, stressing the urgent need for comprehensive legislation. He raised the specter of foreign nations and hackers shutting down American networks, stealing trade secrets, and...
FINRA and SEC Issue Cybersecurity Reports Identifying Common Industry Practices
Kyle T. Barrett,Richard J. Johnson,Todd S. McClelland,Mauricio F. Paez,Gregory P. Silberman, February 26, 2015
New reports by the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority ("FINRA") and the SEC's Office of Compliance Inspections and Examinations ("OCIE") highlight the increased regulatory focus in the financial sector on cybersecurity. Both reports merit industry attention.
New Telecommunications Privacy Rules for U.S. Broadband Providers
Bruce A. Olcott,Mauricio F. Paez,Preston N. Thomas, February 26, 2015
Turn-of-the-century common carrier regulation is about to be imposed on providers of broadband internet services in the United States; all that remains to be determined is the details, and there are a lot of them in dispute. On February 4, 2015, Chairman Tom Wheeler of the Federal Communications...