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Federal Trade Commission Guidance on the Internet of Things

  • Locke Lord LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • February 26 2015

On January 27, 2015, the FTC released its Staff Report on the so-called "Internet of Things" (IoT) - the ability of everyday objects (from

Cybersecurity policy and legislation in the 112th Congress

  • Locke Lord LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • September 20 2011

For more than a decade, addressing vulnerabilities in our nation’s cybersecurity has been a policy priority for the executive and legislative branches of our government

The new year may mean you need a new privacy policy: recent changes in laws require attention

  • Locke Lord LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • December 4 2013

Companies should examine their data privacy and security policies and practices before the start of the New Year to make sure that they are compliant

FTC sniffs out online advertising network charged with deceptively gathering data on consumers

  • Locke Lord LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • December 11 2012

The Federal Trade Commission (“FTC”) on Dec. 5, 2012, announced that it settled claims against Epic Marketplace, Inc., an online advertising network, and its wholly owned subsidiary, Epic Media LLC (collectively, “Epic”) that will stop Epic from tracking consumer’s browser history (a process called “history sniffing”) without their knowledge and without disclosing the practice in Epic’s privacy policy

Online sites and services unprepared for July 1 privacy law changes

  • Locke Lord LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • June 24 2013

The new regulations implementing the Children's Online Privacy Protection Act ("COPPA") (the "New Rule") go into effect July 1. As we have previously

Creating & modifying online terms of use - what to do, what not to do

  • Locke Lord LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • September 9 2013

Instagram LLC caused an uproar last December when it announced changes to its terms of use agreement. The blowback continued recently when a customer

Top 10 tips following Google's recent CJEU judgment

  • Locke Lord LLP
  • -
  • European Union, United Kingdom
  • -
  • June 5 2014

You may have read about the recent European Court of Justice decision regarding Google in Spain and "the right to be forgotten". For an overview of

Google’s ECJ Judgment in case over “right to be forgotten”

  • Locke Lord LLP
  • -
  • European Union, USA
  • -
  • June 17 2014

In May 2014 the Court of Justice of the European Union (the ECJ) ruled that Google must remove from its search results links to websites containing

The FTC and “The Internet of Things”

  • Locke Lord LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • December 9 2013

On November 19, 2013, the Federal Trade Commission (the FTC) hosted a workshop titled the Internet of ThingsPrivacy & Security in a Connected

Smart cookies

  • Locke Lord LLP
  • -
  • United Kingdom
  • -
  • December 22 2014

The privacy headlines this year have been predominantly grabbed by Google Spain, a judgment given in May 2014 (reported here) by the Court of Justice