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Everyone’s nightmare: privacy and data breach risks
  • Locke Lord LLP
  • USA
  • August 10 2015

The rapid growth of the collection, usage, storage and transmission of information in electronic form, and the expansion of the interconnectivity


Do not track or do not target unresolvable at WC3
  • Locke Lord LLP
  • USA
  • July 18 2013

On July 16, 2013 the Tracking Protection Working Group of the World Wide Web Consortium (W3C) rejected proposals by the advertising industry (made


The General Data Protection Regulation: What Insurers Should Do Now to Prepare for Its Implementation
  • Locke Lord LLP
  • European Union, USA
  • May 24 2016

The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR or Regulation) has been approved by European Union (EU) members as well as the Council of Europe and, at


Hackers continue to perpetrate wire transfer fraud scams on a global scale
  • Locke Lord LLP
  • USA
  • September 14 2015

An increasing number of businesses continue to be targeted by very sophisticated email scams designed to convince company employees responsible for


The 'right to be forgotten' judgment and its application to .com domains
  • Locke Lord LLP
  • European Union
  • December 22 2014

In May earlier this year, the Court of Justice of the European Union (‘CJEU’) applied the scope of a ‘right to be forgotten’ to a non-EU based


Entertainment industry agent Rightscorp seeks personally identifiable information of thousands of Internet users
  • Locke Lord LLP
  • USA
  • May 7 2015

In the past two years, Rightscorp, Inc. has sought the identity of thousands of Internet subscribers across the country, in order to obtain


New Safe Harbor Agreement For EU Data Transfer Announced
  • Locke Lord LLP
  • European Union, USA
  • February 3 2016

Companies are relieved that there will now be a new Safe Harbor for cross-border transfer of personal data from Europe to the US. This announcement


New year, new requirements for consumer web sites and mobile apps
  • Locke Lord LLP
  • 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


California passes three privacy and data security laws that affect many companies
  • Locke Lord LLP
  • USA
  • October 3 2013

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


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