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Foley & Lardner LLP: Have Your Safeguards For Protecting Confidential Information Kept Pace With Your Next-Generation Manufacturing Processes?
Posted on 6 Dec 2013 by Foley & Lardner LLP

Today’s next-generation manufacturing is marked by speed and technology. However, technology can be a double-edged sword. On one hand, technological innovations and advancements have resulted in a manufacturing resurgence in the United States. On... Read More

Foley & Lardner LLP: 3 Trending Topics in IoT: Privacy, Security, and Fog Computing
Posted on 5 Nov 2015 by Foley & Lardner LLP

By Shabbi S. Khan Cisco has estimated that there will be 50 billion Internet of Things (IoT) devices connected to the Internet by the year 2020. IoT has been a buzzword over the past couple of years. However, the buzz surrounding IoT in the year 2015... Read More

TechLaw10: Privacy Spanning The Globe
Posted on 22 Sep 2011 by Jonathan Armstrong

TechLaw10 hosts Jonathan Armstrong and Eric Sinrod discuss legal issues related to information technology. In this episode, Jonathan and Eric discuss the different approaches to privacy taken by the U.S. and European governments. (Please visit... Read More

Peter S. Vogel: Ransomware Alert: Client Data at Risk for Lawyers and Accountants!
Posted on 6 Oct 2015 by Peter S. Vogel

By Peter S. Vogel The volume of Ransomware is increasing dramatically after malware is downloaded by unsuspecting employees “encrypts a user or company’s fi­les and forces them to pay a fee to the hacker in order to regain access to... Read More

Peter S. Vogel: Is the Android Part of Google’s Antitrust Strategy?
Posted on 6 Oct 2015 by Peter S. Vogel

By Peter S. Vogel The NY Times reported that “regulators are looking at whether Google unfairly uses the software to promote its other dominant services.” The report entitled “ F.T.C. Is Said to Investigate Claims That Google Used... Read More

DLA Piper Data Protection Alert: How Much Has the Cookie Crumbled Across the EU?
Posted on 13 Aug 2012 by DLA Piper

By Paul McCormack What's new? Since our publication in March 2012, there has a been a number of updates in relation to the following jurisdictions: Belgium Cyprus France Greece Italy Malta The Netherlands, and Spain. ... Read More

Video: The Hartford's Bartkiewicz On Detecting 'Rogue Employees'
Posted on 20 Aug 2010 by HB Litigation Conferences

Drew Bartkiewicz, Vice President of E&O, Cyber & Technology Risk, The Hartford, spoke during the "NetDiligence Cyber Risk & Privacy Liability Forum" held in Philadelphia on June 7 and 8, 2010, on a session titled "Solving Special... Read More

Peter S. Vogel: Cybersmear - Jury Verdict Of $13.78 Million For Anonymous Postings
Posted on 8 May 2012 by Peter S. Vogel

By Peter S. Vogel Freedom of speech under the First Amendment of the Constitution does not protect anonymous libel and slander posted on the Internet. ABC News reported that on April 20, 2012 a jury in Fort Worth, Texas gave a verdict in favor for... Read More

Siemens and Beck on Obtaining Optimal Cyber Insurance
Posted on 5 Nov 2012 by LexisNexis Emerging Issues Law Community Staff

By Rene Siemens and David Beck , Attorneys, Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman LLP This commentary observes that the rising threat of cyber attacks and data breaches as well as the proliferation of data security and privacy laws have made it more important... Read More

Video: Illinois Assistant AG Nielsen On State Breach Notification Laws
Posted on 30 Sep 2011 by HB Litigation Conferences

Christine Nielsen, assistant attorney general for the State of Illinois, brought the perspective of a state agency to a lively discussion of breach notification laws during the NetDiligence® 2nd Annual Cyber Risk & Privacy Liability Forum , produced... Read More

Peter S. Vogel: Oops - Google Found Street View Wifi Data
Posted on 13 Aug 2012 by Peter S. Vogel

By Peter S. Vogel Google confessed to U.K. officials that Google still has Street View unprotected wifi data collected before 2010 in spite claims that such data had been destroyed. On July 27, 2012 Peter Fleischer (Google's global privacy counsel... Read More

Video: Proskauer's Mathews On Liability Flowing From Data Breach Losses
Posted on 30 Sep 2011 by HB Litigation Conferences

Kristen Mathews of Proskauer Rose LLP spoke at the NetDiligence® 2nd Annual Cyber Risk & Privacy Liability Forum , produced by HB Litigation Conferences in Philadelphia on June 9, 2011, and explained who holds the responsibility for losses incurred... Read More

John F. Mullen, Sr., of Nelson Levine de Luca & Horst, Discusses Cyber Risk Litigation: Part 3
Posted on 26 Jan 2010 by HB Litigation Conferences

John F. Mullen Sr. , chair of the complex litigation practice group at Nelson Levine de Luca & Horst , came to HB Litigation Conferences’ offices in Berwyn, Pa., to discuss cyber risk litigation. He answered a range of questions such as who... Read More

Tags: Privacy

Mark Greisiger on Cyber Risks & Privacy Liability - Part 2
Posted on 7 Jan 2010 by HB Litigation Conferences

As president of NetDiligence® ( www.netdiligence.com ), Mark Greisiger oversees the cyber risk assessments of more than 300 companies a year for insurance industry clients that provide coverage for computer network breaches and data losses. Greisiger... Read More

Tags: Privacy

Mark Greisiger on Cyber Risks & Privacy Liability - Part 1
Posted on 7 Jan 2010 by HB Litigation Conferences

As president of NetDiligence® ( www.netdiligence.com ), Mark Greisiger oversees the cyber risk assessments of more than 300 companies a year for insurance industry clients that provide coverage for computer network breaches and data losses. Greisiger... Read More

Tags: Privacy