DLA Piper
DLA Piper LLP: How the EU Has Implemented the New Privacy Directive on Cookies

The European Union's E-Privacy Directive has been in effect since May, and many jurisdictions across the EU are already tackling its implementation. Belgium, Cyprus, France, Greece, Italy, Malta, The Netherlands and Spain have all taken action regarding...

Troutman Sanders
Troutman Sanders LLP: 'Facing' Reality: Facebook Knows What You Look Like

It's a bit odd to think that about whether you have a privacy right in what you look like. But as companies continue to gather enormous amounts of all kinds of data - including faces - and wrestle with whether they can monetize that data, the fear...

Troutman Sanders
Troutman Sanders LLP: Risks Associated With Bring Your Own Device ('BYOD') Policies

Over the past year, more and more employers are letting their employees connect personal smartphones or tablets to the employer's network. Some companies have even stopped supplying their employees with computers; instead, employees bring their own...

Keller and Heckman LLP
Keller and Heckman LLP - U.S. Privacy and Data Security Developments: Impact on Retailers

The privacy and data security landscape is rapidly evolving in the U.S. and abroad. The emergence of new technologies and new media for collecting, using, and sharing personal information collected from consumers, and new thinking about privacy best practices...

Troutman Sanders
Troutman Sanders LLP: Choosing a Unified Voice Messaging System: Data Security and E-Discovery Implications

The digital era has brought about changes to all forms of business communication, including voicemail. Historically, voicemail messages were stored on analog tapes, but, in the past decade, companies have increasingly utilized digital technology for their...

Eric Meyer
Texas EMT Files Moronic Invasion-of-Privacy Lawsuit

From the state that just loves our sloppy seconds -- out-of-work wide receiver who cries about a fumbling quarterback say, "What. It's unfair. That's my quarterback." -- comes this case about a Facebooking emergency medical technician...