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Court finds, again, that device ID is not personally identifiable information (PII) under the Video Privacy Protection Act (VPPA)
  • Reed Smith LLP
  • USA
  • October 13 2014

On October 8, 2014, a district court judge in Georgia dismissed with prejudice a Video Privacy Protection Act (VPPA) action against The Cartoon


NLRB: employees may usurp employer email systems for non-work-related communications
  • Reed Smith LLP
  • USA
  • December 11 2014

In its long-awaited decision in Purple Communications, Inc., the National Labor Relations Board valued employees' communication rights over employer


Google signs UK Undertaking to improve its Privacy Policy
  • Reed Smith LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • February 20 2015

On 30 January 2015, Google signed an Undertaking with the Information Commissioner's Office (ICO) to improve and amend the Privacy Policy it adopted


Is your social media influencer or blogger an employee or an independent contractor? What companies need to know before they engage bloggers and other independent contractors
  • Reed Smith LLP
  • USA
  • April 9 2015

With the first quarter of 2015 behind us, many companies are already deeply engaged in social media campaigns. Many of these campaigns include the


ISO develops the first privacy-specific cloud standard
  • Reed Smith LLP
  • European Union
  • January 5 2015

Earlier in 2014, the International Standards Organisation (ISO) developed a new voluntary standard, ISO 27018 (Standard), establishing commonly


OBA Principles have gone native!
  • Reed Smith LLP
  • USA
  • December 16 2014

Last week, the Interest-Based Advertising Accountability Program (Accountability Program) released a compliance warning regarding the use of


European Court of Human Rights finds website operators responsible for user comments
  • Reed Smith LLP
  • European Union
  • August 6 2015

In the recent case of Delfi v Estonia 2015 (no. 6456909), the European Court of Human Rights (ECHR), which is part of the Council of Europe


EU Art. 29 releases guidelines on the right to be forgotten
  • Reed Smith LLP
  • European Union
  • December 12 2014

In November, the Article 29 Data Protection Working Party (Working Party) released guidelines as to how the Data Protection Authorities (DPAs


Another ediscovery front?
  • Reed Smith LLP
  • USA
  • December 29 2014

On December 18, the FDA published its proposed rule for replacing the venerable package insert with "electronic" prescribing information. The cite is


FTC report offers privacy and security guidance for ‘Internet of Things’
  • Reed Smith LLP
  • USA
  • January 29 2015

On Tuesday, January 27, the FTC issued a 71-page Staff Report on the privacy and security issues with the Internet of Things. As we’ve noted in our