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Sharing Is Caring? New Report Documents Apps Sharing User Data at High Rates - A new report has revealed that Apple and Android apps share information with third parties at high rates. Testing 55 of the most popular Android…more
“The Congress shall have Power…To promote the Progress of Science and useful Arts, by securing for limited Times to Authors and Inventors the exclusive Right to their respective Writings and Discoveries.” — CONSTITUTION OF THE UNITED…more
Why are Companies and their Directors and Officers Still Behind on Cyber Security Oversight and Disclosure?
Over the past three years, I’ve been outspoken about the need for better board oversight of cyber security, as well as the need for better cyber security disclosure. The severity of the cyber threat is so significant to companies, as…more
The Genetic Information Nondiscrimination Act (GINA) restricts employers from requesting or requiring employees to disclose genetic information. A narrow exception allows an employee to voluntarily accept health services offered by an…more
On January 1, 2016, a newly-adopted Uniform Securities Act will take effect in New Hampshire. The NH Securities Act is based on the Uniform Securities Act of 2002, which is a model statute designed to increase coordination between…more
Legal Developments - Announcement of New Companies Law - The Regulations for Companies, enacted by Royal Decree no. M/6 dated 22/3/1385H. corresponding to 22/7/1965G., is the main source of codified legislation governing the…more
On November 20, 2015, the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (“FERC”) issued an order directing each regional transmission organization (“RTO”) and independent system operator (“ISO”) to submit a report addressing five categories of…more
Mark Twain once said, “Age is an issue of mind over matter. If you don’t mind, it doesn’t matter.” I add: “Until your employer cares. Then it matters.”…more
On November 13, 2015, the Ontario Government released its proposed regulations (the E-Cig Regs) under the Electronic Cigarette Act (the E-Cig Act and, together with the E-Cig Regs, the E-Cig Legislation) governing the promotion, sale…more
DOJ Announces Postponement of the Release of Proposed Web Accessibility Regulations for Public Accommodations Until 2018
Businesses awaiting guidance from the U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) on accessibility of online content for places of public accommodation under Title III of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) were once again disappointed when…more
I have often observed that you can read every section of the Delaware General Corporation Law and learn almost nothing about Delaware corporate law. Here are three of the most fundamental principles of Delaware corporate law that you…more