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Litigation hold notices in light of Apple v. Samsung
  • Hunton & Williams LLP
  • USA
  • August 6 2012

On July 25, 2012, in the case of Apple Inc. v. Samsung Electronics Co., LTD., et al., the Magistrate Judge, Paul S. Grewal, for the Northern District of California, San Jose Division, issued an order granting Apple’s motion for an adverse inference jury instruction based on the court’s finding that Samsung did not suspend its automatic biweekly destruction of emails from its email system, that Samsung failed to issue sufficiently distributed litigation hold notices after it admitted the litigation was “reasonably foreseeable” and failed to follow up on such hold notices, and that Samsung failed to monitor its employees in their preservation efforts, to ensure compliance with the hold notices


FTC Announces First APEC Cross-Border Privacy Rules Enforcement Action
  • Hunton & Williams LLP
  • USA
  • May 5 2016

On May 4, 2016, the Federal Trade Commission issued a press release announcing its recent settlement with the hand-held vaporizers manufacturer, Very


How to Safeguard Privacy and Data Security in Corporate Transactions
  • Hunton & Williams LLP
  • USA
  • February 25 2016

Personal information about consumers is the lifeblood of many organizations. In the era of big data and increasingly advanced data analytics


OCR Settles Two Key HIPAA Privacy Rule Cases Involving X-Rays and Medical Reality TV Show
  • Hunton & Williams LLP
  • USA
  • April 27 2016

The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services' Office for Civil Rights ("OCR") recently announced resolution agreements with Raleigh Orthopaedic


Federal Court: Sony Pictures Data Breach Class Action Settlement Approved
  • Hunton & Williams LLP
  • USA
  • April 18 2016

On April 6, 2016, U.S. District Judge R. Gary Klausner approved a settlement in Corona v. Sony Pictures Entertainment, Inc., No. 14-CV-09600 (RGK


Department of Homeland Security Issues Procedures Regarding Sharing Cybersecurity Information
  • Hunton & Williams LLP
  • USA
  • February 18 2016

On February 16, 2016, the Department of Homeland Security ("DHS"), in collaboration with other federal agencies, released a series of documents


Dos and don’ts of data breach and information security policy
  • Hunton & Williams LLP
  • USA
  • March 13 2009

Breaches of personal data held by both public and private entities continue to soar


FTC Orders Mobile Device Manufacturers to Provide Information about Security Updates for Study
  • Hunton & Williams LLP
  • USA
  • May 10 2016

On May 9, 2016, the Federal Trade Commission announced it had issued Orders to File a Special Report ("Orders") to eight mobile device manufacturers


Data localization in a Chinese context
  • Hunton & Williams LLP
  • China, Global, USA
  • April 22 2015

Data localization has been a matter of widespread concern in recent weeks. In an article published in the International Association of Privacy


Big data and analytics: seeking foundations for effective privacy guidance
  • Hunton & Williams LLP
  • USA
  • February 26 2013

Analytics promises to revolutionize business, science, research and education. Powerful algorithms help identify individuals in need of social