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EDPB Publishes Draft Guidelines on the Use of “Dark Patterns” in Social Media Interfaces

European Union - March 23 2022 On March 21, 2022, the European Data Protection Board (“EDPB”) published its draft Guidelines 3/2022 on Dark patterns in social media platform…

Will Biden deliver on his commitment to Africa in 2022?

Africa, USA - January 12 2022 When he was running to win the White House, President Joe Biden’s campaign committed to implement a “bold strategy” toward Africa, and one that would…

Ninth Circuit Affirms Approval of Injunctive Relief and Cy Pres Settlement of Google Street View Privacy Claims

USA - January 3 2022 Last week, in a decision that confirms the viability of cy pres settlements in privacy class action cases, the Ninth Circuit affirmed approval of a…

How the Biden Administration can Make AGOA More Effective

Africa, USA - November 18 2021 The African Growth and Opportunity Act (AGOA) has served as the cornerstone of the U.S.-Africa commercial relationship for more than two decades but…

Overview of South Africa’s Draft National Data and Cloud Policy

South Africa - November 4 2021 If there is a silver lining to most crises, the accelerated move toward digitized commerce globally and in Africa may be one positive outcome of the…

Africa Compliance Minute Series - Getting to the Root of the Problem: Considerations for Conducting an Effective Root Cause Analysis

Africa, USA - October 29 2021 Our Africa Anti-Corruption Practice has previously outlined key considerations for handling internal investigations and remediation of compliance…

Africa’s Great Green Wall

Africa - June 15 2021 What if a wall could restore degrading land or save biodiversity? Imagine that it stretched from Senegal to Djibouti, was about three times the size…

Top Issues to Watch in Africa: 2021

Africa - January 28 2021 Can African governments head off a sustained spike in the spread of COVID-19 and recover economically in 2021? How will the Biden administration…

China Publishes Lists and Rules Related to Import and Export of Commercial Encryption

China, USA - December 8 2020 On December 2, 2020, China’s Ministry of Commerce (“MOFCOM”), State Cryptography Agency (“SCA”), and the General Administration of Customs (“Customs”)…

Africa Compliance Minute Series - What Does DOJ’s Recent Guidance on Compliance Programs Mean for Companies Operating in Africa?

Africa, USA - September 16 2020 In a recent client alert, we explored the U.S. Department of Justice’s (“DOJ”) June 2020 update to its guidance on Evaluation of Corporate Compliance…