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HHS announces $865,500 settlement with UCLA health system for HIPAA violations
  • Hunton & Williams LLP
  • USA
  • July 8 2011

On June 7, 2011, the Department of Health and Human Services (“HHS”) announced a resolution agreement and $865,500 settlement with the University of California at Los Angeles Health System (“UCLA Health System”) for violations of the HIPAA Privacy and Security Rules


FTC launches data security initiative
  • Hunton & Williams LLP
  • USA
  • July 2 2015

On June 30, 2015, the Federal Trade Commission announced its new "Start With Security" business education initiative, which will provide businesses


Consumer groups drop out of NTIA multistakeholder process regarding the commercial use of facial recognition technology
  • Hunton & Williams LLP
  • USA
  • June 18 2015

On June 16, 2015, the Consumer Federation of America announced in a joint statement with other privacy advocacy groups that they would no longer


Proposed Indiana law would raise bar for security and privacy requirements
  • Hunton & Williams LLP
  • USA
  • January 20 2015

Indiana Attorney General Greg Zoeller has prepared a new bill that, although styled a “security breach” bill, would impose substantial new privacy


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


ICANN approves expansion of generic top-level domains
  • Hunton & Williams LLP
  • Global, USA
  • July 12 2011

Like the land rush of the 1800’s that sent prospectors racing westward to stake their claim, the internet age has afforded businesses and individuals opportunities to carve out a piece of the world wide web for themselves


CVS pays $2.25 million in record HIPAA settlement
  • Hunton & Williams LLP
  • USA
  • February 20 2009

CVS Pharmacy (“CVS”), reportedly the largest retail pharmacy chain, has agreed to pay the Department of Health and Human Services (“HHS”) $2.25 million and submit a Corrective Action Plan (“CAP”) to HHS after an extensive nationwide investigation by the HHS Office of Civil Rights (“OCR”) and the Federal Trade Commission (“FTC”) which revealed that CVS employees disposed of protected health information (“PHI”) in violation of the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act’s (“HIPAA”) Privacy Rule


Enforcement of the Self-Regulatory Principles for Online Behavioral Advertising in the mobile environment to begin on September 1, 2015
  • Hunton & Williams LLP
  • USA
  • May 19 2015

On May 7, 2015, the Digital Advertising Alliance ("DAA") announced that, as of September 1, 2015, the Council of Better Business Bureaus and the


Federal court: data breach class action against Sony survives motion to dismiss
  • Hunton & Williams LLP
  • USA
  • June 23 2015

The U.S. District Court for the Central District of California recently granted, only in part, a motion to dismiss a data breach class action against


NIST releases update on implementation of cybersecurity framework
  • Hunton & Williams LLP
  • USA
  • December 9 2014

On December 5, 2014, the National Institute of Standards and Technology ("NIST") released an update on the implementation of the Framework for