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Ballard Spahr LLP Privacy Alert: White House Privacy Report And App Actions May Change Privacy Landscape
Posted on 2 Mar 2012 by Ballard Spahr LLP

We witnessed major developments in the U.S. privacy legal landscape [in February]. Most significantly, on February 23, 2012, the White House released its long-awaited report on consumer data privacy. A week earlier, on February 16, 2012, the Federal Trade... Read More

Williams Mullen: Data Privacy – Know What Rights You Are Extending To Your U.S. Customers And Employees
Posted on 11 Jul 2013 by Williams Mullen

By Robert C. Dewar Many foreign businesses commence trading in the U.S. without paying a lot of attention to their data privacy policies. Unlike the UK, where the Data Protection Act (which implements the European Data Protection Directive into UK... Read More

Supreme Court Hears Arguments on Standing to Sue Under the Fair Credit Reporting Act
Posted on 3 Nov 2015 by Mark Rogers

WASHINGTON, D.C. — (Mealey’s) The U.S. Supreme Court yesterday heard oral arguments in a dispute over what constitutes sufficient injury to support a claim under the Fair Credit Reporting Act (FCRA), pertaining to a class complaint over a... Read More