FTC Issues 6(b) Orders to Social Media and Video Streaming Services

On December 14, 2020, the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) announced that it had issued orders to nine social media and video streaming companies, requiring them to provide a special report on data collection, advertisement, and user engagement practices. By a vote of 4 to 1, the FTC issued the orders to conduct a study, authorized by section 6(b) …

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Faith Kasparian Speaking on Privacy Roundtable Discussion

On Tuesday, May 12, Morse attorney Faith Kasparian will join Privacy Ref for a privacy rountable discussion. Topics will include the effects of CCPA, matters that have arisen in the context of the coronavirus and the current environment, and various other privacy issues. This livecast will provide an opportunity to ask any other privacy questions …

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Confronting Privacy Fears: Practical Approaches to Challenges in the U.S. and EU

Morse and Hewitsons invite you to a panel event: Confronting Privacy Fears: Practical Approaches to Challenges in the U.S. and EU on Thursday, October 24 at our Waltham office. Topics will include diverse legal, business, and operational perspectives, both from right here in Massachusetts and from across the pond, and pragmatic advice on how to …

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The First Step in Developing a GDPR Compliance Strategy: Assess Your EU Personal Data Flows

With the new European Union General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) compliance deadline fast-approaching on May 25, 2018, privacy and data security attorney Faith Kasparian is helping you take the first step in developing a GDPR compliance strategy. The first step: assess your EU personal data flows by answering questions in this questionnaire. The questionnaire gathers …

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Elevations Launch the New Year at MBBP

    We are pleased to announce that Faith Kasparian and Jonathan Calla have each been elevated to the rank of Member at MBBP. An Intellectual Property attorney with more than fifteen years of experience, and a Certified Information Privacy Professional/United States (CIPP-US), Faith focuses her practice on privacy and data security, and on transactions involving the development and …

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