|10/19/2016||Vermont AG says vendors must fix software issues||News||
The Vermont AG settled with a software vendor over vulnerabilities in its software. The settlement is a warning to vendors that they must eliminate software vulnerabilities in software or warn customers about them.
|09/13/2016||Viacom, others reach deal after NY AG child privacy probe||News||
Viacom, Mattel, Hasbro, and JumpStart have agreed to fines and penalties and to implement reforms after an investigation revealed that their websites aimed at children permitted illegal tracking of online activity.
|02/06/2017||Vizio to pay $2.2 million to FTC, State of NJ to settle claim it collected data on consumers without permission||News||
Link to WilmerHale blog post: https://www.wilmerhale.com/blog/privacy-and-cybersecurity/
|04/27/2016||W3C DNT compliance proposal moves to next phase||News||
The W3C issued a "Candidate Recommendation" document on a proposed set of compliance practices for DNT on April 26. The group seeks implementation and feedback on the proposed standard from its developer community.
|08/04/2015||W3C, EFF publish "Do Not Track" standards||News||
The W3C and EFF have published "Do Not Track" standards:
|05/01/2014||White House report on Big Data and Privacy||Member Memo||
Announcement and summary of White House report on "big data" and privacy
|05/09/2017||Why Russia blocked 4 messaging platforms||News||
Link to article: https://iapp.org/news/a/why-russia-blocked-four-messengers/
|02/04/2016||WilmerHale briefing document US-EU "Privacy Shield" Agreement||News||
WilmerHale has provided a briefing summary of the US-EU "Privacy Shield" Agreement. Summary attached.
|02/24/2016||WilmerHale Summary of CA AG Data Breach Report||News||
Link to report: https://oag.ca.gov/breachreport2016
|03/01/2016||WilmerHale Summary of EU - US Privacy Shield Agreement||News||