Is Medical Data Mining Helping or Hurting Us?

By | AdvoKayte | July 15, 2014
Is Medical Data Mining Helping or Hurting Us?

What would you think if you learned that your clothing size, the food you purchase and eat, the gym where you work out, and whether you buy cigarettes or not was being mined, or shared without your consent or knowledge with hospitals and physicians?

The SEC: America’s New Cyber-Cop

The SEC:  America’s New Cyber-Cop

It seems scarcely a week goes by without a headline blaring news of a major cybersecurity breach. And with ongoing revelations about the data-tracking activities of the National Security Agency, the public isn’t growing less concerned about privacy. So it’s no surprise Congress has pressed the Securities and Exchange Commission on cybersecurity.

Redbox Collection of ZIP Codes Does Not Violate Song-Beverly Privacy Rights

Redbox Collection of ZIP Codes Does Not Violate Song-Beverly Privacy Rights

Redbox Automated Retail, LLC (“Redbox”), provider of the popular self-service kiosks that rent movies and video games in airports and other locations, received confirmation last month from the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals that it can continue requiring customers to provide their ZIP codes to rent discs without violating California’s Song-Beverly Credit Card Act.