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HTMLAustralia Introduces New Telecommunications Data Retention Laws
Peter T. Brabant, Adam Salter, Nicola Walker; Jones Day;
Legal Alert/Article
November 27, 2015, previously published on November 2015
Telecommunications service providers in Australia must now collect and retain telecommunications data for a period of two years under recent amendments to the Telecommunications (Interception and Access) Act 1979 (Cth) ("Act"). The new laws apply to service providers, including internet...


HTMLMarkup of Spectrum Bill Delayed
McDonald Hopkins LLC;
Legal Alert/Article
November 24, 2015, previously published on November 20, 2015
This week, the MOBILE NOW act, a bill that would allow for the sale of federal wireless spectrum to the private sector, was scheduled for a markup in the Senate Commerce Committee. However, it appears the bill will now have to wait - possibly until next year - to move.


HTMLUpdates from the TCPA
Jennifer Monty Rieker, James C. Warmbrodt; Weltman, Weinberg & Reis Co., L.P.A.;
Legal Alert/Article
November 10, 2015, previously published on November 2, 2015
The cell phone rings during dinner, and the immediate reaction is to glance down to see who is calling. It is an unknown number. The decision must be made whether or not to answer the call. Automated calls created such an issue that in 1991 Congress enacted the Telephone Consumer Protection Act...


HTMLA Potential Business Nightmare - The TCPA and Uninvited Facsimiles
Steve Ayers; Heyl Royster Voelker Allen Professional Corporation;
Legal Alert/Article
November 5, 2015, previously published on Fall 2015
All businesses should be aware of the existence of the Telephone Consumer Protection Act of 1991, the "TCPA." This statute, as enforced by the Federal Communications Commission, makes it unlawful to fax an unsolicited advertisement unless the sender has an established business...


HTMLBest Practices for Effective Electronic Communication
Courtney G. Tito; McDonald Hopkins LLC;
Legal Alert/Article
October 29, 2015, previously published on September 17, 2015
It is so easy today to fire off a post on any number of social media platforms - Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter - that we sometimes forget to take the time to really consider what we are posting and our audience. We rarely think about the fact that our post will be there forever. That is why it is...


HTMLCalifornia Enacts More Sweeping Data Privacy Laws
Ieuan Jolly; Loeb & Loeb LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
October 29, 2015, previously published on October 2015
Perennially leading the country - and challenging companies to keep up - California has, for the third time in three years, enacted several new data laws, including a groundbreaking digital privacy law and amendments to its data breach notification statute that expands the classes of data protected...


Adobe PDFWhat you need to know about Hong Kong Competition Law (Part 1) - General Overview
Simon H. Berry, Alec J. Burnside, Viola Jing, Michael Liu, Charles F. (Rick) Rule; Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
October 26, 2015, previously published on October 14, 2015
The implementation of the new Competition Ordinance (Chapter 619 of the Laws of Hong Kong) (the Competition Ordinance) on 14 December 2015 will mark the first time that Hong Kong has a general and cross-sector competition law.


HTMLNew Maine Social Media Privacy Law Takes Effect October 15, 2015
David P. Mason; Ogletree, Deakins, Nash, Smoak & Stewart, P.C.;
Legal Alert/Article
October 20, 2015, previously published on October 9, 2015
Maine has become the latest state to restrict employers’ ability to access social media accounts of employees and applicants. A new Maine statute, which will go into effect on October 15, 2015, prohibits a broad range of employer conduct.


HTMLPublic Consultation to Review the European Telecom Framework: An Opportunity for Operators to Be Heard
Remy Fekete; Jones Day;
Legal Alert/Article
September 24, 2015, previously published on September 2015
The European Commission published, on September 11, 2015, a public consultation on the evaluation and review of the regulatory framework for electronic communications networks and services. The public consultation is a first step in the future reform of the regulatory framework, which constitutes...


HTMLThe FCC Taketh Away and Giveth: Under The TCPA, Not All Efaxes are Junk
Richik Sarkar; McDonald Hopkins LLC;
Legal Alert/Article
September 21, 2015, previously published on September 18, 2015
In their recent decision “In the Matter of Westfax, Inc., Petition for Consideration and Clarification”(Westfax ruling), the FCC addressed a petition from Westfax seeking clarification regarding liability for commercial (e.g., advertisement) efaxes. The FCC clarified that efaxes...


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