Faruki Blog

You Guessed It, More Data Breaches!

Data security has been a hot topic these last twelve months, with the Office of Personnel Management, Neiman Marcus, and Ashley Madison all making.. Read More

Data Breaches May Occur in the Smallest Places

Anyone watching the news over the past years and several months has heard about major data breaches at the federal government, Sony, Anthem, and.. Read More

The EU rejects Safe Harbor: Stunning? Really? Nah.

If you do a Google search on the recent decision handed down by the Grand Chamber of the European Court of Justice in Schrems v Data Protection.. Read More

Customer Identity Theft & Fraud: What Consumers Can Learn

I recently wrote a series of episodes in what I called a Privacy Miniseries on LinkedIn in which I shared the true story of my best friend.. Read More

Customer Identity Theft & Fraud: What Businesses Can Learn

I recently wrote a series of episodes in what I called a Privacy Miniseries on LinkedIn in which I shared the true story of my best friend.. Read More

Neiman Marcus Offers Clearance Sale: Suffer One Data Breach and Get Ground-Breaking Caselaw for FREE!

Neiman Marcus has made history as the standard for luxury retail.  But it is also making history as a watershed case in data breach class action.. Read More

Recent Commentary on Cybersecurity by Ron Raether and Scot Ganow

On September 2, FIC partner Ron Raether spoke at the Cyber Security Forum hosted by the Cincinnati Business Courier.  Ron and fellowFarukiattorney.. Read More

Scot Ganow Discusses the Ashley Madison Breach on 700 WLW

I have always written and spoken about the individual value for privacy and when it is violated, how that violation can be very personal and akin to.. Read More

Do Android Plaintiffs Dream of Electric Standing?

The issue of "standing" is a challenge in privacy litigation.  To establish Article III standing, a requirement for federal litigation, a plaintiff.. Read More

There Oughta Be A Law….

I've been at this privacy thing for a while now. While many things have changed, such as technology, what hasn't changed is the general lack of.. Read More