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UPDATE: The FCC Approves Privacy Regulations for Internet Service Providers

Posted in Consumer Privacy/FTC, Cybersecurity, Data Protection and Competition, Data retention, Data Security, Privacy

This morning the FCC voted along party lines to adopt rules subjecting broadband internet service providers (ISPs) to new consumer privacy regulations. According to the FCC’s press release, the rules give “customers the tools they need to make informed decisions … Continue Reading

Expected Soon: Modifications of the Standard Contractual Clauses

Posted in Data portability, Data retention, EU Data Protection, Legislation, Privacy

The European Commission very recently presented two draft implementing decisions amending the existing adequacy decision on standard contractual clauses.

These drafts were presented to the Article 31 Committee, which is composed of Members State representatives who assist the European Commission … Continue Reading

2016: A Turning Point For Personal Data Protection

Posted in Cybersecurity, Data breach, Data portability, Data retention, E-commerce, EU Data Protection, Identity Theft, Legislation, Notification, Privacy, Privacy by default, Surveillance

In 2015, a number of high-profile media and political events and several legal cases raised questions about personal data protection in the European Union. 2016 looks to be a pivotal year for reforms in personal data protection, including issues related … Continue Reading

Treasury: Ten Questions for Bank Executives and Boards of Directors

Posted in Data retention, Financial Services Information Management, Information Management, Other

On December 3, 2014, Sarah Raskin, Deputy Secretary of the U.S. Department of Treasury (Treasury), gave a speech before the Texas Banker’s Association Executive Leadership Cybersecurity Conference. Deputy Secretary Raskin’s remarks provide effective guidance for community bank chief executive officers, … Continue Reading