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Satyam crisis highlights security and corporate issues for outsourcing customers

  • Hunton & Williams LLP
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  • Global, India
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  • January 8 2009

Scarcely a month after the world media was flooded with news of the catastrophic terrorist attacks in Mumbai, headlines are once again rife with articles on the global impact of events in India

Attendees at Barcelona meeting discuss global privacy standards

  • Hunton & Williams LLP
  • -
  • Global
  • -
  • February 6 2009

On January 12, 2009, national and international data protection experts met in Barcelona under the auspices of the Catalonian data protection agency to consider the adoption of international privacy standards

Swine flu pandemic preparedness

  • Hunton & Williams LLP
  • -
  • Global, USA
  • -
  • April 27 2009

A "pandemic" requires four factors

International body to approve resolution for a draft of international standards on the protection of personal data

  • Hunton & Williams LLP
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  • Global
  • -
  • May 14 2009

In November, the 31st International Conference of Data Protection and Privacy Commissioners will approve a resolution that will include an international standard for privacy protection called the "Joint Proposal for a Draft of International Standards on the Protection of Privacy with regard to the processing of Personal Data."

Privacy and data security risks in cloud computing

  • Hunton & Williams LLP
  • -
  • Global
  • -
  • February 5 2010

Cloud computing raises complex legal issues related to privacy and information security

Facebook announces privacy changes for third-party applications

  • Hunton & Williams LLP
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  • Global
  • -
  • July 1 2010

Bret Taylor, the Chief Technology Officer of Facebook, announced this week on the Facebook Blog that the company will enhance privacy protections pertaining to third-party applications

International data protection authorities scold Google over privacy concerns

  • Hunton & Williams LLP
  • -
  • Global
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  • April 21 2010

On April 19, 2010, the Privacy Commissioner of Canada, Jennifer Stoddart, and the heads of nine other international data protection authorities took part in an unprecedented collaboration by issuing a strongly worded letter of reproach to Google's Chief Executive Officer, Eric Schmidt

Hague Conference adopts paper on privacy and data protection

  • Hunton & Williams LLP
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  • Global
  • -
  • May 18 2010

At a meeting held April 7-9, 2010, the Council on General Affairs and Policy of the Hague Conference on Private International Law adopted a document entitled 'Cross-Border Data Flows and Protection of Privacy' that outlines the organization's possible future work in the area of privacy and data protection law

Hackers identify privacy vulnerabilities in photo sharing websites

  • Hunton & Williams LLP
  • -
  • Global
  • -
  • August 12 2010

BBC News is reporting that privacy was a major topic at this year's Hackers on Planet Earth ("HOPE") conference that was held in New York in July

Global privacy enforcement authorities launch cooperative network and website

  • Hunton & Williams LLP
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  • Global, USA
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  • September 22 2010

The United States Federal Trade Commission ("FTC") recently joined forces with privacy authorities from eleven other countries to launch the Global Privacy Enforcement Network ("GPEN"), which aims to promote cross-border information sharing and enforcement of privacy laws