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HTMLIt’s Back for Spring 2016: The Annual Verizon Data Breach Investigations Report
Margaret H. Loveman; Butler Snow LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
June 20, 2016, previously published on May 31, 2016
Last year around this time we examined the results of Verizon’s annual Data Breach Investigations Report (DBIR). As in year’s past, Verizon analyzed the data it received from companies across the country about security incidents and data breaches the companies experienced. In total,...

 

HTMLFacebook Defamation Case Awards Significant Damages
David A. Crerar; Borden Ladner Gervais LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
May 10, 2016, previously published on April 25, 2016
Given the ease and encouragement of sharing on Facebook and other social media, the risk of harm, and subsequent substantial legal damages, may be greater than with defamatory statements in more conventional forms.

 

HTMLCustomers of Wireless Communications Provider Telus to Receive Rebates as Part of Competition Bureau Agreement
Andrea C. Kroetch; Smart & Biggar/Fetherstonhaugh;
Legal Alert/Article
March 21, 2016, previously published on March 21, 2016
On December 30th, 2015, the Canadian Competition Bureau, which is responsible for administration and enforcement of the Competition Act, announced that Telus Communications Inc. (“Telus”), one of Canada’s “Big Three” wireless carriers, had entered into a consent...

 

HTMLThe Legal Implications of Cell Phone Use While Driving
Melissa Crowley; Cole, Scott & Kissane, P.A.;
Legal Alert/Article
February 17, 2016, previously published on February 11, 2016
As the prevalence of sending emails, texting, posting on social networks, and making calls from smartphones while driving has increased, the legal implications for doing so has increased as well. One government study found that more than two-thirds of adult drivers in the United States reported...

 

HTMLWill free apps soon be dead in Europe?
Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky Popeo P.C.;
Legal Alert/Article
February 16, 2016, previously published on February 9, 2016
As we’ve discussed previously, the GDPR significantly limits user consent as a basis for processing personal data. One interesting question is whether the new rules on consent will kill free apps in Europe. Free apps typically involve the offer of a service (the app) in exchange for access...

 

HTMLAgreement Reached on Landmark EU Data Protection Reform
Tracy P. Marshall, Sheila A. Millar; Keller and Heckman LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
January 8, 2016, previously published on December 17, 2015
On December 15, 2015, the European Commission announced that an agreement has been reached with the European Parliament and the Council (the “trilogue” meetings) regarding the Commission’s sweeping 2012 EU Data Protection Reform proposal. The legislation was adopted by the...

 

HTMLFresh and Fragrant or the Whiff of Scandal? Protecting Your Personal Brand
Amber Melville-Brown; Withers Bergman LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
January 7, 2016, previously published on December 16, 2015
During my time as a reputation, privacy and media lawyer, I have helped clients protect, safeguard, remedy and restore their reputations and brands when they have come under attack. That attack can come from anywhere, and is often unexpected. However, as mentioned in my first piece, there are three...

 

HTMLFCC Proposes to Relax Limitations on Telecom Service to Cuba
Kara M. Bombach, Mitchell F. Brecher, Cyril T. Brennan; Greenberg Traurig, LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
January 6, 2016, previously published on December 18, 2015
On Nov. 24, 2015, the U.S. Federal Communications Commission (FCC) released a public notice inviting comments on its proposal to remove Cuba from its Exclusion List. If implemented, Cuba’s removal from the Exclusion List would allow U.S. telecommunication carriers to provide facilities-based...

 

HTMLAgreement Reached on the European Reform of Data Protection
Paloma Bru, Dionna J.A. Little, Mauricio F. Paez, Elizabeth A. Robertson, Undine von Diemar; Jones Day;
Legal Alert/Article
December 29, 2015, previously published on December 2015
After almost four years of heated debate, the EU Parliament, Council, and Commission have reached an agreement on the final form of the General Data Protection Regulation ("GDPR"), the most comprehensive reform of data protection law ever envisaged in the EU's history. It is not an...

 

HTMLIndustry Groups to DC Court: Hang Up on FCC Expanded TCPA Rules
Paul D. Abbott; Mintz, Levin, Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky and Popeo, P.C.;
Legal Alert/Article
December 29, 2015, previously published on December 9, 2015
Industry groups representing a diverse range of companies in the retail, technology, financial, and utility industries filed eight amicus briefs last week in the D.C. Circuit supporting challenges to the Federal Communications Commission’s (“FCC”) recently adopted order that...

 


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