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Peter S. Vogel: Court Shuts Down Yellow Page Websites for Bilking $14 Million
Posted on 3 Dec 2013 by Peter S. Vogel

By Peter S. Vogel US small businesses and churches were targeted by websites based in Montreal , Canada and as a result were bilked out of $14 million . After receiving more than 13,000 consumer complaints the FTC filed a Complaint against Modern Technology... Read More

Ballard Spahr LLP: California, Nevada Expand Scope of Customer Personal Information Subject to Reasonable Security Measures
Posted on 17 Aug 2015 by Ballard Spahr LLP

Recent statutory amendments passed in California and Nevada expanding the definition of “personal information” will significantly impact the security measures businesses operating in these states must implement when handling personal information... Read More