The Internal Revenue Service recently requested a federal judge in the D.C. Circuit to dismiss a putative class action suit by taxpayers against the IRS for a data breach earlier this year that affected over 330,000 taxpayers.
This week, the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) determined that companies covered by the Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act (COPPA) can use facial recognition technologies to match a parent’s photo on a government-issued identification to “selfies” that the parent submits via mobile phone or webcam as a method of verifiable parental consent, as required by COPPA.
This is Part 2 of John Cunningham’s guest bl0g post on rainmakers and writers.
2015 has been a hard time for anyone in the oil and gas industry, the legal side of the industry included.
Well, it’s that time of year again – what are you thankful for?
With President Obama’s announcement last December that the United States is charting a new course in its relations with Cuba, the Federal Communications Commission (“FCC” or “Commission”) is taking expedited steps to open up the provision of telecommunications services between the United States and Cuba.
What have you done in the past three months to build relationships with potential referral partners?
The Internet of Things and the Inevitable Collision with Product Liability PART 5: Security and the Industrial Internet Consortium
The rapid emergence of the Internet of Things (IoT) led to the establishment of the Industrial Internet Consortium (IIC) in the spring of 2014 by five primary stakeholders: AT&T, Cisco, General Electric, IBM and Intel. IIC now claims a membership of 211 in more than 26 countries.
Disrupting the Status Quo: U.S. House of Representatives Holds Hearing On the Economic Impact of Drones
Poised to be one of the fastest-growing industries in American history, unmanned aerial vehicle technology – or drones – is revolutionary.
As we anticipate the calorie-bomb of Thanksgiving dinner, let’s face it – litigation preservation is overweight, obese, and corpulent, torpidly dazed in a fat/sugar coma of way too much data.