Mobile Application: Security Best Practices The industry for mobile applications is growing rapidly. As companies and independent developers look to gain—or strengthen—footholds in this competitive space, the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) asks, “…is security keeping up” with mobile application companies’ public assurances of safety? The potential pitfalls of overpromising and underperforming when it comes to mobile application security are highlighted... Continue Reading
Fox Rothschild’s Data Breach 411 iPhone Application Named One of BigLaw’s Best New Mobile Apps Fox Rothschild LLP is excited to announce that Data Breach 411, an iPhone app that delivered a comprehensive resource on state breach notification statutes and related materials, was named one of BigLaw’s best new mobile apps for 2014.  You can download the Data Breach 411 mobile application for your compatible iPhone or iPad here or by... Continue Reading
Mobile Medical App Regulations on the Move – Proposed Bills To Further Alter the Regulatory Landscape of Mobile Medical Apps Apple’s apps store lists close to a 100,000 health apps.  Together with wearable technology, direct-to-consumer testing services, and greater consumer participation in the decision to purchase health insurance, the healthcare market in the United States is undergoing a significant transformation.  Whether and how to regulate this evolving market is subject to substantial discussion and debate. … Continue Reading
Mobile Medical App Regulations on the Move – Proposed Bills To Further Alter the Regulatory Landscape Apple’s apps store lists close to a 100,000 health apps.  Together with wearable technology, direct-to-consumer testing services, and greater consumer participation in the decision to purchase health insurance, the healthcare market in the United States is undergoing a significant transformation.  Whether and how to regulate this evolving market is subject to substantial discussion and debate. … Continue Reading
California Public Utilities Commission Declines to Develop New Regulations and Standards for Wireless Carriers and Mobile App Providers We hope that you remembered to “spring forward” over the weekend — Today’s Privacy Monday is a bit longer than usual – but an important read, particularly if you are a mobile app developer. California Public Utilities Commission Declines to Develop New Regulations and Standards for Wireless Carriers and Mobile App Providers  . . .... Continue Reading