Date Topic Info Typesort ascending Description
06/26/2015 Federal Court rules Song Beverly Credit Card Act does not apply to purchases made online News

The 9th Circuit Federal Court of Appeals has dismissed a class action, ruling that the Song-Beverly Credit Card Act does not apply to online purchases.

03/15/2016 UK ICO outlines 12 steps to get ready for GDPR News

UK ICO provides guidance for getting ready for GDPR. Summary attached.

03/02/2017 Commerce's Ross may face Eu-US data transfer pact tests News

Article summary attached.

04/07/2015 New FTC case on secondary liability News

FTC announces settlement in claim against LeadClick that it was responsible for the allegedly deceptive marketing of its affiliates. See attached for more details.

11/18/2016 NIST publishes guide for connected-device makers News

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12/15/2017 Net Neutrality Repeal: The End Of Email Marketing? News


10/07/2016 Yahoo's reported NSA assist complicates Privacy Shield News

Recent reports that Yahoo secretly scanned user email accounts at the request of US intelligence officials will ramp up tensions between federal investigators and domestic service providers, but may also spell trouble for the US-EU Privacy Shield.

06/26/2017 EC's proposed E-Privacy revamp gets mixed reviews from lawmakers, stakeholders News

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08/04/2015 Administration decides to retaliate against China for OPM breach News

The New York Times reports: "The Obama administration has determined that it must retaliate against China for the theft of the personal information of more than 20 million Americans from the databases of the Office of Personnel Management, but it

08/02/2016 Privacy Shield sign ups begin News

Privacy Shield sign ups begin as UE offers redress advice.