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Recent developments in privacy policy disclosures for mobile applications
  • Bryan Cave LLP
  • USA
  • March 14 2012

The California Attorney General recently reached an agreement with the six leading mobile applications (“apps”) platform operators that is intended to improve privacy protections for mobile app consumers


What information should be included in an employee’s personnel record?
  • Briggs and Morgan
  • USA
  • April 4 2012

Minnesota law gives employees a right to review their personnel records periodically


"Do Not Track" and telematics
  • Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP
  • USA
  • April 4 2012

Most major U.S. auto insurers have launched or are exploring usage-based insurance (UBI) programs


FTC issues best practices guide to protecting consumer privacy
  • Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP
  • USA
  • March 28 2012

The Federal Trade Commission recently issued a report, “Protecting Consumer Privacy in an Era of Rapid Change”


Eworkplace policies social-media, privacy & internet-security
  • Fenwick & West LLP
  • USA
  • April 3 2012

Traditional concerns for employers have included: harassing or other discriminatory actions; other conduct leading to liability to third-parties; forbidden fraternizing; criminal activity; “frolic and detour” or other slacking; and protection of trade secrets


FTC's proposed rule changes to the Children's Online Privacy Protection Rule
  • White & Case LLP
  • USA
  • October 7 2011

We previously discussed the Federal Trade Commission's proposed consumer data privacy framework


Financial services report, spring 2012
  • Morrison & Foerster LLP
  • USA
  • April 2 2012

A huge solar storm hit this winter, dumping enough energy in two days to power every residence in New York City for two years


California Supreme Court: state laws on disclosure of protected health information are not preempted
  • Sedgwick LLP
  • USA
  • September 30 2011

California has long been considered a bastion of consumer protection and individual privacy rights


State data breach notification laws
  • Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo PC
  • USA
  • October 6 2011

The general definition of “personal information” or “PI” used in the majority of statutes is: An individual’s first name or first initial and last name plus one or more of following data elements: (i) Social Security number, (ii) driver’s license number or state-issued ID card number, (iii) account number, credit card number or debit card number combined with any security code, access code, PIN or password needed to access an account and generally applies to computerized data that includes PI


Facebook concerned over user privacy--should employers be too?
  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • USA
  • March 30 2012

On March 23, Facebook Chief Privacy Officer Erin Egan warned its users in a blog post “to keep their password to themselves, and Facebook will do its best to protect that right.”