Privacy and Security TidBits

@AltheimLaw’s Privacy and Data Protection Week in Review

Big Data




California Privacy


  • California’s New Do-Not-Track Law Goes Into Effect January 1, 2014, Remember To Check Your Privacy Policy For … 




  • Court Accepts Narrow View of CAN-SPAM Preemption but Ultimately Dismisses Claims – Davison Design v. Riley 







Data Breaches




Data Brokers/FCRA


EU Data Protection



Fourth Amendment 


IoT (Internet of Things)







Social Media


  • Financial Regulators Finalize Social Media Guidance and Address Industry Questions 
  • AAUP Says Kansas Regents’ New Faculty Social Media Use Policy Violates Academic Freedom (Guest Blog Post) 


Technology and Lifestyles, New Developments in




Video Privacy Protection Act (VPPA)




Year in Review