Date Topic Info Typesort ascending Description
06/12/2017 Delay in Canadian Anti-Spam Legislation private right of action a common sense decision Press Release

The Canadian government's decisioin to delay the private right of action under CASL is a common sense result. 

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07/22/2015 7th Circuit ruling may curtail use of prevailing data breach defense News

The Seventh Circuit's holding Monday that Neiman Marcus customers affected by a hacking incident are likely to suffer some form of future fraud will curtail defendants' use of a Supreme Court ruling that plaintiffs suing over a potential injury mu

06/10/2016 EU delays vote on Privacy Shield, new language being added, considered News

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03/13/2017 CASL enforcement decision: Sending messages without consent or prescribed formalities News

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03/02/2016 CFPB fines online payment system for lax security News

The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau fined Dwolla for having lax data security practices.

01/27/2017 Olhausen to shift data security focus to actual harm News

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11/02/2017 Updates from the UK ICO for November 2017 News


11/07/2016 FCC Comments and FCC BIAS privacy/Security/Breach Order News

As noted earlier, the FCC has posted final rules regarding Broadband Internet Access Providers. Attached are the ESPC's comments submitted to the FCC in connection with the privacy/data security/data breach rulemaking process.

07/23/2015 FTC announces workshop to examine lead generation News

The FTC announces a workshop to examine online lead generation: Follow the Lead: An FTC workshop on lead generation. The ESPC will attend and provide members a summary. The workshop is 10/30/2015. 

06/10/2016 House Energy and Commerce Subcommittee approves FTC overhaul bills News

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