Privacy

  • Stick with Security: FTC Providing Insights on Data Security Practices

    … will build on the FTC’s Start with Security guide for businesses. FTC Acting Chairman Maureen K. Ohlhausen pledged earlier this year to be more transparent about the lessons learned from the FTC’s closed data security investigations and to provide additional information for businesses about practices that contribute to reasonable data security…

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  • New FTC Website Helps Small Businesses Avoid Scams and Cyber Attacks

    … to devote to cybersecurity. Symantec Corp.’s 2016 Internet Security Threat Report indicates the percentage of spear-phishing attacks targeting small business rose dramatically from 18 percent to 43 percent between 2011 and 2015. The FTC’s new web page offers specific information to help small businesses protect their networks and their customer…

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  • Protecting Personal Information: A Guide for Business

    … The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) has published an updated version of its Protecting Personal Information: A Guide for Business. A sound data security plan is built on 5 key principles: TAKE STOCK. Know what personal information you have in your files and on your computers. SCALE DOWN. Keep only what you need for your business. LOCK…

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  • Richard Johnson speaks to CP about how universities respond to sexual assault allegations

    … Separate incidents draw new scrutiny into how universities respond to sexual assault allegations Canadian Press article, by Laura Kane March 22, 2016 Richard Johnson spoke to Laura Kane of the Canadian Press to share an employment lawyer’s perspective on how universities respond to allegations of sexual harassment and assault. Read the Canadian Press article here. Share with others The post Richard Johnson speaks to CP about how universities respond to sexual assault allegations appeared first on . …

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  • ASUS Settles FTC Charges Routers Put Consumers’ Privacy At Risk

    … and bounds, with millions of consumers connecting smart devices to their home networks,” said Jessica Rich, Director of the FTC’s Bureau of Consumer Protection. “Routers play a key role in securing those home networks, so it’s critical that companies like ASUS put reasonable security in place to protect consumers and their personal information…

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  • Identity Theft Assistance

    … to the relevant recipients. If you or your business have questions or concerns regarding consumer protection, fraud, computer law, privacy, or cybersecurity law matters, contact attorney Jeffrey A. Franklin at Prince Law Offices. Like this: Like Loading... Related …

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  • IT’S DATA PRIVACY DAY

    … best practices. If you or your business have questions or concerns regarding consumer protection, fraud, computer law, privacy, or cybersecurity law matters, contact attorney Jeffrey A. Franklin at Prince Law Offices. Like this: Like Loading... Related …

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  • Oracle Agrees to Settle FTC Charges It Deceived Consumers About Java Software Updates

    … versions of the software. The consent order also will prohibit the company from making any further deceptive statements to consumers about the privacy or security of its software and the ability to uninstall older versions of any software Oracle provides. If you or your business have questions or concerns regarding consumer protection, fraud, computer law, privacy, cybersecurity or administrative law matters, contact attorney Jeffrey A. Franklin or any of our attorneys at Prince Law Offices, P.C. …

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  • FTC’s $100 million settlement with LifeLock

    … in the future with deceptive claims about its services. But as the FTC alleges, LifeLock violated four key provisions of that order. First, the FTC says that from October 2012 through March 2014, LifeLock failed to set up and maintain a comprehensive information security program to protect customers’ sensitive data, including their Social Security, credit…

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  • News: Richard Johnson speaks to CBC and the Canadian Press about UBC Suspension

    … Steven Galloway suspension shouldn’t have been announced: UBC faculty association Canadian Press article, by Laura Kane On November 20, 2015, Richard Johnson spoke to both Rick Cluff of CBC’s Early Edition and Laura Kane of the Canadian Press to share an employment lawyer’s perspective on the recent suspension of UBC’s Steven Galloway. Read the Canadian Press article here. Listen to the CBC interview here. The post News: Richard Johnson speaks to CBC and the Canadian Press about UBC Suspension appeared first on . …

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  • Should I Ask for a Criminal Record Check? 4 Tips for Employers

    … With contributions by Andres Barker, Lawyer. In April 2014, the BC Information and Privacy Commissioner issued a report regarding the flawed process for conducting employment-related record checks in this province (see our previous blog post here). Effective January 2015, the Vancouver Police Department adopted a new Police Information Check…

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