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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


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 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


NAIC Cyber Security Bill of Rights becomes "Roadmap"
  • Locke Lord LLP
  • USA
  • December 22 2015

As previously reported here, the NAIC Cybersecurity Task Force proposed a "Cybersecurity Bill of Rights" (the "BOR"), which purported to state


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


Europe prepares for e-commerce overhaul - the digital single market’s call for change
  • Locke Lord LLP
  • 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


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


GDPR Legislative Process is Complete: EU Parliament Gave Final Approval on 14 April 2016
  • Locke Lord LLP
  • European Union
  • April 27 2016

The EU Council and the European Parliament have officially adopted their final position on the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) after more


Federal scrutiny of evolving media practices continues to evolve
  • Locke Lord LLP
  • USA
  • March 23 2011

The Federal government, so far as online advertising, privacy and data security practices are concerned, roared into March 2011 like a lion, but hardly left like a lamb


Global whistleblower hotlines: new French restrictions require immediate program amendments
  • Locke Lord LLP
  • France
  • 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