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Global whistleblower hotlines: new French restrictions require immediate program amendments

  • Edwards Wildman Palmer LLP
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  • France
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  • May 24 2011

US companies with subsidiaries or operations in France have until 7 June 2011 to make any required amendments to their whistleblower programs in France in order to comply with new data protection rules there

California passes three privacy and data security laws that affect many companies

  • Edwards Wildman Palmer LLP
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  • USA
  • -
  • October 3 2013

California recently passed three significant new privacy laws, increasing many companies' privacy and data protection obligations. First, California

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

  • Edwards Wildman Palmer LLP
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  • 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

New ways to get parental consent to collect data from children emerging under COPPA

  • Edwards Wildman Palmer LLP
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  • USA
  • -
  • February 13 2014

The regulations restricting data collection from children under the federal Children's Online Privacy Protection Act ("COPPA") were greatly expanded

Online behavioral advertisingtracking litigation: a rising risk facing insurers and insureds

  • Edwards Wildman Palmer LLP
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  • USA
  • -
  • March 9 2012

2012 began with over 100 pending consumer class actions alleging various companies’ improper tracking of customer and other users’ behavior online and via mobile devices

Google fined maximum amount permitted by French data protection authorities in latest round in the battle over its privacy policy (more fines to follow?)

  • Edwards Wildman Palmer LLP
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  • European Union
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  • January 14 2014

Back in January 2012 Google announced that, as of 1 March 2012, it would replace the privacy policies applicable to each of its online services with

New year, new requirements for consumer web sites and mobile apps

  • Edwards Wildman Palmer LLP
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  • USA
  • -
  • January 15 2014

There are a myriad of new, and not-so-new, privacy and consumer protection laws that impose requirements on web site and mobile app operators. For

Every company is a potential “target” of a breach: what is a company to do?

  • Edwards Wildman Palmer LLP
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  • United Kingdom
  • -
  • January 28 2014

Recent events involving widely-publicized data breaches, at respected retailers with significant resources to address information privacy and

Europe prepares for e-commerce overhaul - the digital single market’s call for change

  • Edwards Wildman Palmer LLP
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  • European Union
  • -
  • September 6 2011

In late September 2011, the European Commission is expected to announce changes to the e-commerce regulatory environment in Europe

Does your company use streaming video on its website? if so, beware of lawsuits

  • Edwards Wildman Palmer LLP
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  • USA
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  • September 11 2012

Does your website feature streaming video, gratis