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Google Sued Under Illinois Biometric Information Privacy Act

October 3 2019 Another day, another suit against a brand name for allegations of violation of the Illinois Biometric Information Privacy Act (BIPA). Plaintiffs’…

Privacy Tip #165 - Scammed Through MoneyGram? You Might be Eligible for a Refund

November 15 2018 Criminals have been able to get individuals to wire funds to them for years. It is an old scam that still works. One of the companies that have been…

Fortnite Players Sue for Alleged Exposure of Payment Information for Vbucks

February 20 2019 Players of the popular Fortnite video game have filed a proposed class action suit against the video game’s owner, Epic Games Inc. (“Epic”) alleging…

New Threat to Companies: Warshipping

August 8 2019 It is so hard to keep up with the latest ways the bad guys try to infiltrate company data. One new technique is called warshipping, and its…

CFOs Beware: You are Being Targeted by Nigerian Hackers

December 13 2018 A report released by cybersecurity firm Agari has come to a conclusion that we have experienced all year—that a hacking group in Nigeria, dubbed…

Departments of Labor, Health and Human Services, and the Treasury Issue FAQ guidance on the FFCRA, the CARES Act, and other health coverage issues related to COVID-19

April 14 2020 On April 11, 2020 the U.S. Departments of Labor (DOL), Health and Human Services (HHS), and the Treasury (collectively, the Departments) issued…

CMS Updates and Revises COVID-19 FAQs on Medicare FFS Billing

April 14 2020 On April 9 and 10, 2020, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) updated and revised their COVID-19 Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) on…

COVID-19 Relief: Understanding The Federal Reserve's Main Street Lending Program

April 13 2020 April 13, 2020 COVID-19 Relief: Understanding The Federal Reserve's Main Street Lending Program Authored by Eric M. Kogan, Michael F. Maglio…

An Act to Address Challenges Faced by Municipalities and State Authorities Resulting from COVID-19

April 13 2020 On April 3, 2020, Massachusetts Governor Charlie Baker signed into law "An Act to Address Challenges Faced by Municipalities and State Authorities…

Ongoing Impacts of the Coronavirus Pandemic on Construction Projects in Major Markets

April 13 2020 As we began to describe on March 18, the economic impacts of the ongoing coronavirus/COVID-19 pandemic on the construction industry are becoming more…