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Alert: New Russian Law Will Require Personal Data of Russian Citizens to be Processed on Servers Located in Russia

In July 2014, Russian Federation President Vladimir Putin signed Federal Law No. 242-FZ (the "Law"), which amends existing Russian data privacy laws to require that personal data of Russian citizens be processed by servers...more

National Highway Traffic Safety Administration Considers Privacy Implications for New Vehicle-to-Vehicle Technology

The Department of Transportation’s National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (“NHTSA”) announced in 2014 that it would begin steps toward implementing vehicle-to-vehicle (“V2V”) technology with an aim toward decreasing...more

Delaware Data Destruction Law Highlights the Necessity of Data Destruction Plans

The list of states requiring the disposal or destruction of personal data is growing, and companies need to respond accordingly by adopting data destruction plans. Delaware recently became the latest in a series of states to...more

Isn’t E-Discovery Hard Enough Without the Internet of Things?

This week, after a seemingly endless year of construction, my family and I moved into our new, energy-efficient home. As I was in the kitchen unpacking, my daughter cried out, somewhat dramatically, “Mama, come here…. The...more

Privacy: What the World Has to Say About It

Let’s face it: technology has made the world smaller. It’s no longer extraordinary for what was once termed a “mid-sized” or “regional” company to trade and outsource in foreign markets. Indeed, the Internet has made it...more

Social Media Compliance: Frequently Asked Questions

Last month, I discussed some of the salient compliance requirements associated with using Social Media.* Then, a few days later, I offered to you my article, entitled Social Media and Networking Compliance. This month, on...more

Top 3 Concerns in Data Security [Video]

In the video, Robert Brownstone, co-chair of Fenwick’s Electronic Information Management Group, describes how the world of data security impacts every organization regardless of size. He identifies three main areas of...more

In-House Counsel in the Cloud Can You Trust Online Storage

This article explains to in-house corporate counsels the risks, benefits, and issues to investigate regarding cloud storage of data....more

Key Privacy, Security and Information Management Issues in a Digital World Economy

Web 2.0, mobile applications and cloud based services have revolutionized how companies communicate and interact with customers, current and prospective, and how businesses process, transmit, secure and store information. ...more

EU Meaning of Consent for data processing

Originally publisHed in E-Commerce Law & Policy in UK this article analyses the meaning of consent in the EU as it relates to processing of personal data....more

Social Media Implications for Consumer Law Litigation

Explanation of how social media investigation and evidence can form the basis of consumer transactions and be subject to consumer protection laws and be evidence useful in litigation. Methods of social media evidence...more

What Does Your Copier Say About You?

Pay attention to the hard drive on your copier or scanner. It could be storing social security numbers, payroll information, tax returns, health records and other personal and sensitive information. If someone accesses your...more

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