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Ballard Spahr LLP: New Jersey’s New Social Media Privacy Law Takes Effect

By Donna D. Page and Mary Cate Gordon New Jersey is now among a growing number of states with social media privacy laws to protect personal social media accounts of current employees and applicants. On August 29, 2013, Governor Chris Christie signed a bill that prevents employers from requiring job...

Keller and Heckman LLP: New Jersey Attorney General Settles Second COPPA Case

On Friday, November 22, 2013, the New Jersey Attorney General’s office announced that it settled alleged violations of the Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act (COPPA) with app developer, Dokogeo, Inc. This is the second such COPPA parens patriae action by the New Jersey Attorney General...