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Behavioral Marketing is an Important Component Of Social Media
Posted on 2 Sep 2011 by HB Litigation Conferences

By Robert Wice Underwriter, Beazley Group Behavioral marketing is an important part of the social media world because it is how the social media sites and other sites generate revenue. These companies are using web application tracking technologies... Read More

Troutman Sanders LLP: Risks Associated With Bring Your Own Device ('BYOD') Policies
Posted on 3 Aug 2012 by Troutman Sanders

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... Read More

Cloud Computing: 3 Recent 'Storage Locker' Decisions Address Infringement Liability, Safe Harbor
Posted on 26 Sep 2011 by Jon Baumgarten

By Jon Baumgarten and Noah Gitterman, Proskauer Rose LLP The emergence of "cloud computing" products and services is drawing considerable attention in legal circles. In the copyright arena, it is taking the form of infringement issues pertaining... Read More

California AG Advocates 'Surprise Minimization' to Protect Mobile Device Consumers from Unexpected Privacy Practices
Posted on 12 Apr 2013 by LexisNexis Emerging Issues Law Community Staff

Hailing her state as the "epicenter of modern innovation," California Attorney General Kamala D. Harris has issued recommendations for app developers and providers, advertising networks and others as part of an effort to give consumers "meaningful... Read More

Education Is Key In Preparing Privacy Breach Response
Posted on 22 Aug 2011 by HB Litigation Conferences

An excerpt from the NetDiligence® Cyber Risk and Privacy Forum By Vinny Sakore, Vice President of Business Development, Immersion, Ltd. Experience is critical in data breach response services. In our business, we find that the levels of preparedness... Read More

Duane Morris LLP Alerts and Updates: European Commission Issues New Data Protection Proposals
Posted on 15 Feb 2012 by Duane Morris LLP

Much as was anticipated, the European Commission (the "Commission") announced its long-awaited proposals on what are likely to be viewed as drastic changes to data protection law in Europe. The proposals seek to make EU privacy laws fit for... Read More

Keller and Heckman LLP: Revamping Kids Privacy: FTC Finalizes COPPA Rule Changes
Posted on 25 Jan 2013 by Keller and Heckman LLP

By Sheila Millar, Tracy Marshall, and Crystal Skelton Excerpt: On December 19, 2012, the Federal Trade Commission ("FTC" or "Commission") issued final rule amendments concluding its review of the Children's Online Privacy... Read More

Peter S. Vogel on the Internet Privacy Bill of Rights
Posted on 2 Mar 2012 by Peter S. Vogel

By Peter S. Vogel Privacy is a hot topic for users of Facebook, Google, and other Social Media sites, so the White House has proposed the following Bill of Rights for legislative consideration: 1. INDIVIDUAL CONTROL: Consumers have a right to exercise... Read More