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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


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


COPPA comment deadline extended to September 24
  • Locke Lord LLP
  • USA
  • August 31 2012

The FTC has extended the deadline for commenting on its proposed changes to the COPPA Rule, which regulates children's online and mobile privacy


Opt-in system introduced in Turkey for commercial electronic communications in E commerce law
  • Locke Lord LLP
  • Turkey
  • November 13 2015

Turkey's solid and rapidly expanding e-commerce market volume reached 18.9 billion Turkish Liras as of the end of 2014. The Turkish e-commerce sector


Beware of mobile malware: security breaches and data theft
  • Locke Lord LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • July 29 2014

Threats to mobile security were highlighted in a report recently published by McAfee, the provider of digital and online security services and


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


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


California legislature passes amendment to privacy law affecting online and mobile advertising
  • Locke Lord LLP
  • USA
  • September 5 2013

The California legislature has sent to Governor Jerry Brown an amendment to the CA Online Privacy Protection Act (CA OPPA), Bus & Prof. Code


Court finds Youtube not liable to Viacom for copyright infringement because Youtube complied with requirements of federal safe harbors
  • Locke Lord LLP
  • USA
  • July 29 2010

After three years of contentious litigation, the federal court hearing the dispute between Viacom and YouTube has dismissed almost all of Viacom's $1 billion of claims