BYOD is Here to Stay

By | Of Digital Interest | December 6, 2013
BYOD is Here to Stay

The buzz at Georgetown Law’s recent Advanced eDiscovery Institute on Information Governance and Big Data (November 21-22, 2013) made it crystal clear to attending corporate C-suiters:  Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) is here to stay and so are its risks.

FTC Settles with Android Mobile App Developer Over Material Omission About Data Collection

By | Ad Law Access | December 6, 2013
FTC Settles with Android Mobile App Developer Over Material Omission About Data Collection

Yesterday, the FTC announced yet another privacy law enforcement action in the mobile arena. An Android mobile application developer has agreed to settle the Commission’s claims alleging that the application, which allows a device to be used as a flashlight, deceived consumers about how their precise geolocation information would be collected and shared with third parties.