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Biometrics: Facebook files motion to dismiss privacy suit over facial recognition technology
  • Proskauer Rose LLP
  • USA
  • October 15 2015

As discussed in a previous post on facial recognition technology, a putative class action has been filed against Facebook over the collection of


Important Circuit court ruling limits scope of VPPA liability
  • Proskauer Rose LLP
  • USA
  • October 14 2015

The Eleventh Circuit issued a notable ruling this week limiting a mobile app's liability under the Video Privacy Protection Act (VPPA), 18 U.S.C


US-EU Safe Harbor invalidated: what now?
  • Proskauer Rose LLP
  • European Union, USA
  • October 6 2015

Today, the European Court of Justice (CJEU) invalidated the US-EU Safe Harbor framework, effective immediately. This momentous decision jeopardizes


The legacy of the RadioShack bankruptcy and the importance of PII
  • Proskauer Rose LLP
  • USA
  • October 4 2015

Customer information has become an increasingly valuable business asset. And, the volume and detail of other available information about consumers


Section 230 of the Communications Decency Act: more lessons to be learned
  • Proskauer Rose LLP
  • USA
  • October 1 2015

Courts continue to struggle with the application of CDA immunity to shield service provider defendants from liability in extreme cases


SEC to conduct second round of cybersecurity examinations
  • Proskauer Rose LLP
  • USA
  • September 16 2015

On September 15, 2015, the Office of Compliance Inspections and Examinations (OCIE) of the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) issued a Risk


A primer on Russia’s new data localization law
  • Proskauer Rose LLP
  • Russia
  • August 27 2015

Privacy and data security professionals worldwide should circle September 1 on their calendars, as it's the day Russia's new data localization law


Google declares “non!” to French Privacy regulator’s demands that Google apply the “Right to be Forgotten” worldwide
  • Proskauer Rose LLP
  • European Union, France
  • August 24 2015

In an expected but controversial move, Google has rejected a demand by the French Data Privacy authority CNIL to apply the European "Right to be


Maine enacts social media protections for applicants and employees
  • Proskauer Rose LLP
  • USA
  • August 18 2015

Effective as of October 15, 2015, employers in Maine will be restricted in their ability to access the personal social media accounts of applicants


Delaware adds to growing patchwork of social media laws
  • Proskauer Rose LLP
  • USA
  • August 10 2015

On August 7, Delaware Governor Jack Markell signed a law to prohibit employers from interfering with the personal social media accounts of their