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Dealing with Account Freezing and Account Forfeiture Orders

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In January 2018, UK law enforcement agencies were granted new powers to pursue the forfeiture of assets. Unexplained wealth orders ("UWOs") initially grabbed the media's attention, but the relative ease with which UK law...more

Dentons Davis Brown

Iowa 2021 Legislative Update - Week 16

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Today marks the 110th day of the legislative session. The last scheduled week of session has ended and we are now into extra innings....more

Robinson+Cole Data Privacy + Security Insider

Metropolitan Washington, D.C. Police Department Hit with Ransomware Attack

The Associated Press has reported that the Metropolitan Washington, D.C. police department has been the victim of a hacking incident for which the Russian-based ransomware group Babuk is claiming responsibility....more

Society of Corporate Compliance and Ethics...

Gary Kalman on Corruption and Compliance Programs

The playing field for anticorruption never stops changing, with new laws and new risks constantly arising. To help sort things out, and to gain his insight into other compliance challenges, we sat down with Gary Kalman,...more

McGuireWoods Consulting

North Carolina General Assembly Week in Review - April 2021 #3

This week, over a hundred demonstrators surrounded a stage on the Halifax Mall, in front of the legislative complex, to hear from speakers. In committee rooms, social distancing measures for the public have been relaxed. It...more

Winthrop & Weinstine, P.A.

Legislative Top 5: April 23, 2021

Guilty Verdict - Earlier this week, former Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin was found guilty of murdering George Floyd. While officials had feared massive demonstrations with the possibility of violence or property...more

Robinson+Cole Data Privacy + Security Insider

Virginia Law Bans Local Police Use of Facial Recognition Technology

The state of Virginia recently enacted a law banning local law enforcement and campus police departments from using facial recognition technology. Facial recognition technology is defined as an “electronic system for...more

Womble Bond Dickinson

Surveillance is All About the (Software) Brain

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Eyes are important, don’t get me wrong. So are ears, noses, tongues, fingers, balance calibration organs and everything else that feeds that massive brain of yours. Salinity detectors in narwhals, electrical sensors in...more

Poyner Spruill LLP

Torres v. Madrid (New Excessive Force Opinion from SCOTUS)

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In a 5-3 decision authored by Chief Justice Roberts, the U.S. Supreme Court ruled in Torres v. Madrid that a woman who was shot while fleeing from police officers was “seized,” even though she remained at large. ...more

Rumberger | Kirk

On-Duty Law Enforcement Officers are Entitled to Invoke Marsy’s Law Victim Confidentiality

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Marsy’s Law was approved by Florida voters in the 2018 general election and amended Article I, Section 16 of the Florida Constitution to provide substantive rights to crime victims.  The Amendment provides crime victims the...more

TNG Consulting

[Webinar] Massachusetts’ New Campus Sexual Assault Law: What Institutions Need to Know - April 29th, 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm EDT

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Massachusetts higher education institutions face a new comprehensive statewide campus sexual assault law, which takes effect on August 1, 2021. This webinar will provide a high-level overview of the requirements of the new...more

Jones, Skelton & Hochuli, P.L.C.

The Application of Physical Force to the Body of a Person with Intent to Restrain Is a Seizure Even if the Person Does Not Submit...

Officers Madrid and Williamson entered an apartment complex to execute an arrest warrant for a woman accused of white collar and violent crimes. The officers observed Torres standing near her car in the parking lot and...more

Dorsey & Whitney LLP

The Supreme Court - March 25, 2021

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Ford Motor Co. v. Montana Eighth Judicial Dist., No. 19-368; Ford Motor Co. v. Bandemer, No. 19-369: In two separate products liability actions, petitioner Ford Motor Company challenged the Montana and Minnesota State courts’...more

Best Best & Krieger LLP

Disclosing Law Enforcement Personnel Records

The Intersection Between Brady Lists, Pitchess Statutes and SB 1421 - California law enforcement agencies in California are now confronted with the interplay among Brady lists and alerts, the Public Records Act, and...more

Womble Bond Dickinson

U.S. Surveillance Society Could Learn from EU Approach to Privacy

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We have learned in the past year that privacy protection can often conflict with pandemic protections, as contact tracing regimes and databases of infections and vaccinations highlight people’s personal situations in the...more

Winstead PC

Book Discussion with Brittany Barnett, Author of A Knock at Midnight, and Tanya Eiserer (WFAA-TV)

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Moderating today’s program is WFAA-TV investigative reporter Tanya Eiserer. A five-time Emmy-award winner, Tanya specializes in criminal justice reporting and covers many high-profile news events across Texas. Named the #1...more

Society of Corporate Compliance and Ethics...

Compliance Perspectives: Ethics and Policing in the UK

It’s not everyday that a Chief Constable joins the Society of Corporate Compliance and Ethics, let alone one who is the United Kingdom’s police national lead for ethics. So when Richard Lewis signed up we invited him to sit...more

Husch Blackwell LLP

New York’s DFS Publishes A Cyber Insurance Risk Framework

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Keypoint: New York’s Division of Financial Services (DFS) now requires Property and Casualty Insurers writing cyber insurance to comply with the Division’s Cyber Insurance Risk Framework to manage their risk. In her...more

Rumberger | Kirk

Qualified Immunity: The Commonly Misunderstood Defense and Opponents’ Efforts to Expose Law Enforcement Officers to Financial Ruin

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Recent unrest has thrust the doctrine of qualified immunity into the spotlight.  Many of those who oppose law enforcement frequently misrepresent the nature, extent, and intent of this limited immunity.  Doing so fosters the...more

American Conference Institute (ACI)

[Virtual Event] Law of Policing Conference, Eastern Canada Edition - May 6th - 7th, 9:00 am - 4:15 pm EDT

The Canadian Institute’s 12th Annual Law of Policing Conference, Eastern Canada edition will take place May 6 & 7, 2021. This year’s event will take an in depth look at some of the social movements that are demanding change...more

Spilman Thomas & Battle, PLLC

Decoded: Technology Law Insights: Volume 2, Issue 1 - January 2021

New Tribunal Created for Unauthorized Streaming Services - On December 21, 2020, Congress passed the Copyright Alternative in Small-Claims Enforcement Act of 2020 and a law on penalties for certain digital transmission...more

Hudson Cook, LLP

FTC Commissioner Rohit Chopra to be Named CFPB Director - A Strong Consumer Advocate and Aggressive Law Enforcer

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This week, we learned that President-elect Biden intends to nominate FTC Commissioner Rohit Chopra to serve as the Director of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau. Chopra is a smart, articulate, and strong consumer...more

Bass, Berry & Sims PLC

An Ounce of Prevention: Effective Corporate Policies for Dealing with Government Investigations and Inquires

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One of the first indicators that may tip off a healthcare provider or government contractor that their organization may be the subject of a False Claims Act (FCA) investigation is contact with a government investigator. That...more

JAMS

Beyond Civil Rights: The Case for Enforcement of Harassment Laws as a Means to Deter Racially Based Confrontations

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As a JAMS mediator, I believe that one of the best ways to assist parties to resolve a dispute is to educate them about the risks they run in continuing the confrontation. Frequently, after people understand the potential...more

Tucker Arensberg, P.C.

OOR Holds that Police Departments Are Not Required to Disclose their Inventory of Weapons and Tactical Equipment

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In Scott v West Chester Borough Police Department, AP 2020-1987, the Department denied a request for records identifying the weapons and other equipment possessed by the Department. The request sought documentation that...more

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