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Second CMP Assessed for HIPAA Violations: Do You Know Where Your Data Is?
  • Davis Wright Tremaine LLP
  • USA
  • February 9 2016

For only the second time in its history, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services' (HHS) Office for Civil Rights (OCR) has imposed a civil


Is privacy tourism coming to britain?
  • Davis Wright Tremaine LLP
  • USA
  • February 8 2016

The United Kingdom is known for Downton Abbey, earl grey tea and libel tourism. Yes, there have been countless lawsuits over free speech transcending


Negotiators Announce “EU-U.S. Privacy Shield,” Replacing Safe Harbor for EU Data Transfers to the U.S.
  • Davis Wright Tremaine LLP
  • European Union, USA
  • February 4 2016

The European Commission announced on February 2 that the European Union and the United States had resolved months of negotiations and approved the


CFPB Enforcement Actions in 2015: A Look Back
  • Davis Wright Tremaine LLP
  • USA
  • January 11 2016

Year-end 2015 offers an opportunity to revisit and update the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau's (CFPB's) report, issued last July, summarizing


As if a 20-Year Consent Order Wasn’t Enough Fun: FTC Brings First Monetary Settlement in Information Security Case
  • Davis Wright Tremaine LLP
  • USA
  • January 6 2016

The FTC reached a $250,000 settlement with a 20-year consent order with Henry Schein Practice Solutions, Inc. over its use of allegedly subpar


Going Green: What Procedures Should You Consider for 2016 Electronic ERISA Disclosures?
  • Davis Wright Tremaine LLP
  • USA
  • December 15 2015

In the ever-increasing push to "go green," many employers are opting to distribute required notices and disclosures to employees via e-mail or


FTC OKs Facial Recognition Consent under COPPA Rule
  • Davis Wright Tremaine LLP
  • USA
  • December 15 2015

On November 18, the Federal Trade Commission approved a new verifiable parental consent method under the Children's Online Privacy Protection Act


Back-Up Battery Obligations Take Effect Feb. 16, 2016
  • Davis Wright Tremaine LLP
  • USA
  • December 14 2015

The FCC's Battery Back-up Order takes effect on Feb. 16, 2016. The Order requires all facilities-based VoIP providers with more than 100,000 U.S


You Can’t Take It with You - NY Attorney General Reaches Settlement over Exiting Clinician Taking Patient List
  • Davis Wright Tremaine LLP
  • USA
  • December 14 2015

It may not be a big dollar amount ($15,000), but a recent New York Attorney General settlement represents a big issueinterpreting that HIPAA


Cyber Security and the Yates Memorandum
  • Davis Wright Tremaine LLP
  • USA
  • December 8 2015

As you know, I have written three different posts on cyber security as it relates to Government Contracting in the last few months as this has topic