Ieuan Jolly

Ieuan Jolly

Loeb & Loeb LLP

Contact  |  RSS

Latest Publications

Share:

FTC Approves iKeepSafe Program as COPPA Safe Harbor

The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) has approved iKeepSafe as a self-regulatory "safe harbor" program under the Children's Online Privacy Protection Act (COPPA). The FTC's COPPA Rule requires, among other things, that online...more

9/16/2014 - COPPA Data Protection FTC iKeepSafe Safe Harbors

Brazilian Regulators Slap $1.59 Million Fine on Telecom Giant Oi, Alleging Violations of Users’ Privacy Rights

As a reminder of the transnational nature of online data collection-and the ever-expanding web of regulatory bodies stepping in to monitor how information is collected and used-Brazilian regulators announced that they had...more

9/12/2014 - Brazil Invasion of Privacy Popular Right to Privacy Telecommunications

EU Announces Guidelines to Standardize Cloud Computing Agreements

In an effort to meet one of the key objectives of the European Union's Cloud Computing Strategy - to develop model terms for cloud computing contracts, including service-level agreements - an industry working group that...more

8/8/2014 - Cloud Computing EU European Commission Popular Service Level Agreements Technology

Delaware's New Data Destruction Law Takes Effect January 1, 2015

Delaware House Bill 295 was signed into law on July 1. The law provides that if a commercial entity seeks to dispose of records containing consumers' personal identifying information, the commercial entity must take...more

7/16/2014 - Cybersecurity Data Protection Electronically Stored Information Personally Identifiable Information

California Attorney General Provides Guidance for Complying with New Do Not Track Requirements

Kamala Harris, the California Attorney General, recently released guidance for complying with California's new Do Not Track requirements which took effect January 1, 2014....more

6/5/2014 - CalOPPA Data Protection Disclosure Requirements Do Not Track Kamala Harris Mobile Apps Privacy Policy

White House "Big Data" Report Highlights Benefits and Potential for Abuses from Big Data

The White House this month released its long-awaited report on big data: "Big Data: Seizing Opportunities, Preserving Values". The report was requested by President Barack Obama and addresses the ways in which technological...more

5/29/2014 - Barack Obama Big Data Consumer Privacy Bill of Rights Data Collection Data Protection Obama Administration Privacy Concerns Privacy Policy

Snapchat Settles FTC Charges of Misrepresenting Privacy and Security Features

Snapchat, a mobile app that lets users send photos and videos that self-destruct within ten seconds, settled FTC charges relating to the app's ephemeral message feature and the app's data collection and security features....more

5/15/2014 - Data Collection FTC Mobile Apps Mobile Privacy SnapChat

California Bill Imposes Tough Data Retention Restrictions and Broad Liability for Customer Data Breaches

In response to the recent high-profile data breaches involving the personal and financial information of millions of consumers, California legislators have advanced a bill that would hold businesses doing business in...more

4/24/2014 - Cybersecurity Data Breach Data Protection Data Retention

U.S. and U.K. Sign Memorandum of Understanding for Collaboration on Data Privacy Enforcement

Citing the increasing frequency with which consumer information crosses international borders and the need for coordinated monitoring and enforcement strategies related to consumer privacy, the U.S. Federal Trade Commission...more

4/17/2014 - Data Protection FTC Memorandum of Understanding Privacy Laws UK

California Attorney General Urges Companies to Be Prepared for Cyber Attacks and Security Breaches

Kamala Harris, California's Attorney General, issued a set of recommendations for preventing and responding to cyber attacks and security breaches. The recommendations, called Cybersecurity in the Golden State, are directed...more

3/18/2014 - Cyber Attacks Cybersecurity Data Breach Data Protection Small Business

U.K. Releases Privacy Guidelines for Mobile App Developers

Developers of mobile applications accessed by British users should take note: the U.K.'s privacy and data protection agency, the Information Commissioner's Office (ICO), has released new privacy guidelines for app developers...more

2/7/2014 - Mobile Apps Privacy Laws UK

New Self-Regulatory Compliance Decisions Focus on Roles of Agency and Demand Side Platform Engaged in Online Behavioral...

The Better Business Bureau’s Online Interest-Based Advertising Accountability Program issued three compliance decisions involving an advertiser, its agency and the provider of a self-service demand side platform in relation...more

12/12/2013 - 23andMe Advertising Behavioral Advertising Better Business Bureau Data Collection Digital Advertising Alliance Disclosure Requirements Online Interest-Based Advertising Accountability Program Transparency

California Enacts Law Requiring "Do Not Track" Disclosures

California, which has historically been at the forefront of consumer online privacy, has once again stepped ahead of other states and the federal government, enacting an amendment to the state's current online privacy law,...more

10/3/2013 - CalOPPA Data Collection Disclosure Requirements Do Not Track Privacy Policy

U.S. Government Releases Draft Self-Regulatory Code of Conduct for Mobile App Privacy Notices

The National Telecommunications and Information Administration (NTIA) has published a draft of self-regulatory guidelines for privacy notices for mobile apps. This version is for companies that participated in the process of...more

8/8/2013 - Code of Conduct Mobile Apps Mobile Devices Mobile Privacy NTIA Self-Reporting Smartphones Telecommunications

DAA Releases Mobile Privacy Guidelines

The Digital Advertising Alliance (DAA), a self-regulatory group comprised of advertising and media companies, released mobile privacy guidelines which supplement the DAA's Self-Regulatory Principles for Online Behavioral...more

7/30/2013 - Digital Advertising Alliance Mobile Devices Mobile Privacy Transparency

FTC Senior Attorney Discusses COPPA Revisions

At the International Association of Privacy Professionals' annual privacy conference last week, FTC senior attorney Mamie Kresses discussed the new liability concerns for operators of websites and services due to the recent...more

3/18/2013 - COPPA Data Collection FTC Parental Consent Personally Identifiable Information

FTC Sets Guidelines for Mobile Privacy Disclosures

The FTC issued a new report, Mobile Privacy Disclosures: Building Trust Through Transparency, on February 1, 2013, detailing the Commission's recommendations for best practices for key players in the mobile "ecosystem":...more

2/5/2013 - Address Book Advertising App Developers App Platform Providers COPPA Disclosure Requirements Enforcement FTC Mobile Apps Mobile Devices Mobile Ecosystems Privacy Disclosures Social Networks Transparency

California Attorney General Announces Privacy Recommendations for Mobile Apps and the Mobile Industry

Yesterday Kamala Harris, California's Attorney General, issued Privacy on the Go: Recommendations for the Mobile Ecosystem. The report and recommendations are intended to encourage app developers and others in the mobile...more

1/14/2013 - App Developers App Platform Providers Attorney Generals Kamala Harris Mobile Ad Networks Mobile Apps Mobile Ecosystems Online Privacy Protection Act Operating System Developers Privacy on the Go

The EU's Cloud Computing Initiative

The European Commission, in its communication titled "Unleashing the Potential of Cloud Computing in Europe," recently announced a new strategy for cloud computing in the EU. According to the statement released by the EC, the...more

12/19/2012 - Cloud Computing Data Collection Data Protection EU European Commission

California AG Files First Suit for Alleged Mobile App Privacy Policy Violations

After serving notice that mobile app companies must comply with California's online privacy statute, last week Attorney General Kamala Harris filed the first of what is likely to be many suits against companies that develop,...more

12/18/2012 - Delta Airlines Kamala Harris Mobile Apps Online Privacy Protection Act Personally Identifiable Information Privacy Policy

FTC Issues Second Staff Report Criticizing Mobile App Industry for Lack of Privacy Disclosures in Kids' Mobile Apps

The Federal Trade Commission issued its second staff report on mobile apps directed to children, stating that parents are not being provided with information about what data an app collects, who will have access to that data,...more

12/18/2012 - COPPA FTC Mobile Apps Unfair or Deceptive Trade Practices

Cloud Computing in the EU: ICO Releases Guidance on Personal Data and Cloud Computing

The United Kingdom's Information Commissioner's Office (ICO) recently issued Guidance on Personal Data and Cloud Computing, offering best practices for companies that are using - or contemplating using - cloud computing...more

12/13/2012 - Cloud Computing Compliance Data Protection EU ICO

22 Results
|
View per page
Page: of 1