Privacy and Data Protection

Month: October, 2012

Digital Forensics and Privacy and Technology in Balance at the 34th International Conference of Data Protection and Privacy Commissioners

The 34th International Conference of Data Protection and Privacy Professionals was held this year in Punta del Este, Uruguay, on October 22-26. Uruguay enacted a comprehensive Data Protection Law, the Ley no. 183331, in 2008, and was recently declared a “third country with an adequate level of data protection” by the European Union.Uruguay was one of […]

Ediscovery, Privacy, Data Protection and Social Media Weekly Updates

Australia Post in online privacy breach http://ow.ly/2sLkOk  Ediscovery and DataProtection Daily is out! http://bit.ly/n02JL6  Infographic on the parties’ views on cybersecrity – Here’s a terrific infographic from Veracode that helps one navig… http://ow.ly/2sL2ty  Webinar: How to Protect Your Organization Without Sinking in the Quagmire of New Background Check Laws http://ow.ly/2sKCE PLS Financial/Payday Loan Store settles government charges of improper […]

Ediscovery, Privacy, Data Protection and Social Media Weekly Updates

Microsoft Is Losing In A Bitter Battle To Protect Internet Users' Privacy http://t.co/bqAfcI2l # California's New Social Media "Password Protection" Law Takes a More Balanced Approach by Accounting for Employers' … http://t.co/f4TqvDDd # Millions of PlaySpan user IDs and passwords leaked online http://t.co/sWxOrACb # On the Eve of International Conference in Uruguay, Taking Stock of […]

Ediscovery, Privacy, Data Protection and Social Media Weekly Updates

California Adds Affirmative Defense to Medical Privacy Law – A new law that amends the California Confidentiality of… http://t.co/rYjJfNQW # Marine pleads guilty to federal identity theft fraud http://t.co/HCxLRT8A # FTC Imposes $1 Million Fine Against Musicians’ Fan Websites for COPPA Violations http://t.co/WlVew1GT # Facebook Scans Private Messages To Hand Out Public ‘Likes’ – Facebook […]