Technology & Regulation #38

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Technology & Regulation #38

31 January 2017

The beginning of 2017 has been marked by a variety of regulatory and compliance developments in technology compliance, digital advertising, big data, content, privacy and information security regulations. In this edition of the Technology & Regulation Client Update, we have concentrated on updating you regarding some of the key developments in these areas, which apply to a number of important regulatory and technological issues. Among these, you can read about the following updates and more:

  •  Google’s fight against “bad” ads, violating sites and scammers in the past year;
  • FTC’s enforcement actions regarding data security practices in the area of Internet of Things and robocall extensive operations;
  • First HIPAA enforcement action for untimely reporting of a breach and new cybersecurity guidance for medical devices;
  • US Court ruling concerning overseas e-mail seizures;
  • FTC’s new best practice guidelines on cross-device tracking;
  • NIST’s draft update of the Framework for Improving Critical Infrastructure Cybersecurity;
  • FINRA’s new report on blockchain and potential implications for securities industry; and
  • Chinese regulator’s new requirement for registration of app stores.

To read the full update, click here.

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