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Managing Breach: What I Think Many Companies Have Yet to Get

I recently spoke on a cybersecurity panel and fielded the same questions people usually want to know from lawyers when it comes to data breaches... Read More

Wanna Cry? I Do.

This could have been a lot less devastating. The news broke on Friday, May 12, that a crypto-locking virus was spreading around the globe infecting.. Read More

Nomo Dial My Moto, Mr. Roboto. TCPA Privacy Law Basics Part II: Revenge of the Robocallers

In February, as part of our Privacy Law Basics blog series, I wrote on the Telephone Consumer Protection Act, the federal law that is intended to.. Read More

The Humanity in Privacy

I was very fortunate to have had the opportunity to speak at TEDx Dayton last October. The event was held at the historic Victoria Theater in.. Read More

Privacy Law Basics: Stop Callin' Me! Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA)

The fifth law in our series is the Telephone Consumer Protection Act, often abbreviated as "TCPA." Statute Telephone Consumer Protection Act .. Read More

"It's About Trust, Stupid": Why Countries (& Companies) Need to Grasp the Value Proposition of Privacy

"It's the economy, stupid" has long been part of the American lexicon as a euphemism for boiling a broad, complicated topic down to a foundational.. Read More

Data Privacy Day is Saturday, January 28th. (Please celebrate responsibly.)

What?  You had no idea?  Of course you didn't. All joking aside, this Saturday indeed will mark our second decade of celebrating Data Privacy Day.. Read More

Privacy Law Basics: Back to School. Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act

The fourth law in our series is the Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act, often abbreviated as "FERPA." Statute Family Educational Rights.. Read More

Privacy Law Basics: Don't be Glib! Gramm-Leach Bliley Act (GLBA)

The third law in our series is the Gramm-Leach Bliley Act, often abbreviated as "GLBA" or pronounced "GLIBBA" (not a fan of that one). Statute .. Read More

"Alexa: Please Conduct a Personal Privacy Impact Assessment"

We in the privacy profession have long used a tool called the Privacy Impact Assessment, or "PIA." The use of PIAs is a long-standing best practice.. Read More
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