Emily Tabatabai

Emily Tabatabai

Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe LLP

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FTC Makes Clear that NIST Cyber Framework is Not a Cure-All

Last week, the FTC published a blog post titled The NIST Cybersecurity Framework and the FTC, in which the agency issued a nuanced answer to an oft-asked question: “If I comply with the NIST Cybersecurity Framework, am I...more

9/12/2016 - Cybersecurity Cybersecurity Framework Data Protection Data Security Encryption FTC NIST Popular Risk Management Section 5

Tennessee Amends Breach Notice Statute: Sets Notice Deadline, Eliminates Encryption Safe Harbor

Tennessee recently amended its data breach notification law, and in doing so, it has joined the ranks of states like Florida, Ohio, and Wisconsin that require notification to residents of a data breach within a defined time...more

4/4/2016 - Amended Legislation Corporate Counsel Cyber Attacks Data Breach Data Protection Encryption Notification Requirements Personally Identifiable Information Risk Management

Safe Harbor 2.0: Political Agreement Reached – The EU-US Privacy Shield

The European Commission has announced that it has reached a deal to replace the EU-US Safe Harbor framework that was declared invalid last year by the Court of Justice of the European Union (“ECJ”). Heralded as the EU-US...more

2/3/2016 - Article 29 Working Party (WP29) Data Protection EU EU-US Privacy Shield FTC International Data Transfers Ombudsman Personal Data Popular Safe Harbors

EU Reaches Agreement On New Data Protection By Laws

After nearly 4 years of negotiations, yesterday evening the EU reached agreement on the final provisions of its new data protection laws. With it, a new era of data protection has been ushered in that will have far reaching...more

12/16/2015 - Data Processors Data Protection EU Personal Data Reporting Requirements

Notifying Parties In Username/Password Breaches . . . It’s Not Just the Law

As we head into the end of 2015, state legislators across the country continue to strengthen, update and, in some instances, broaden the scope of their respective state data breach notification laws. Specifically, many...more

10/1/2015 - Bank Accounts Breach Notification Rule Credit Cards Cyber Attacks Cyber Crimes Cybersecurity Data Breach Data Breach Plans Data Protection Data Security Debit Cards Hackers Passwords Personally Identifiable Information Privacy Laws Proposed Legislation Social Security Numbers

Third Circuit to Wyndham (Part I): It's "Fair" that FTC Did Not Articulate Specific Cybersecurity Standards in Enforcement Action...

On Monday, the Third Circuit issued a highly anticipated opinion affirming the Federal Trade Commission's authority to regulate "unfair" cybersecurity practices under Section 5 of the FTC Act. In allowing the data breach...more

8/27/2015 - Credit Cards Cyber Attacks Cyber Crimes Cybersecurity Data Breach Data Protection Data Security Debit Cards Enforcement Actions Fraudulent Charges FTC FTC v Wyndham Hackers Section 5 Wyndham

Mobile Apps Remain Regulatory Focus as FTC Enforces Data Privacy of Popular Program

The provider of the immensely popular “Brightest Flashlight Free” mobile app for Android reached a settlement with the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) over charges that it collected sensitive personal information, including...more

12/9/2013 - Data Collection Data Protection Disclosure Requirements Enforcement Actions FTC Mobile Apps Personally Identifiable Information Settlement Terms of Use

California Enacts Several Pieces of New Privacy Legislation

California is continuing to blaze new trails in the area of online data privacy. Gov. Jerry Brown recently signed into law several new pieces of privacy legislation. The new laws affect all operators of commercial Web sites...more

10/4/2013 - CalOPPA Data Breach Data Collection Data Protection Disclosure Requirements Do Not Track Notice Requirements Personally Identifiable Information Right to Delete Websites

FTC Assesses $800,000 Fine Against Mobile App Operator and Issues Mobile Privacy and Security Guidance

The Federal Trade Commission has emphasized in the past that general privacy protections in the website space apply equally to mobile services, but a new FTC Staff Report released on Friday hones in on some privacy...more

2/11/2013 - Address Book App Developers COPPA Data Collection Data Protection FTC Mobile Apps Notice Requirements Parental Consent Path Inc. Personally Identifiable Information Privacy Policy Settlement Social Networks Transparency

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