Faith Kasparian Comments on Privacy & Data Security Implications of Burger King’s New Google-Triggering Ad

Intellectual property attorney Faith Kasparian comments on the potential privacy and data security repercussions of Burger King's new ad in Bloomberg's article, "Burger King's Google-Triggering Ad Invites Complaints, Scrutiny". The article discusses Burger King's recent ad controversy, after it prompted consumers' Google Home devices to respond to the prompt "OK, Google. What is the Whopper burger?". Faith …

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Privacy & Data Security Video: Privacy & Data Security Issues for Service Recipients and Service Providers

In our eighth and final Privacy & Data Security video clip, MBBP attorney Faith Kasparian discusses how companies sharing information with third-party service providers can create liabilities, both because many data breaches arise from third-party access, and because companies fail to oversee these third parties as required by law.  Faith will guide you through a few key points …

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Privacy & Data Security Video: Data Breach Response Requirements

In our sixth Privacy & Data Security video clip, attorney Sandy Kahn discusses the steps the law requires you to take if your company experiences a data breach. Make sure to subscribe to our YouTube channel and to check out our Privacy & Data Security playlist for related videos.

Privacy & Data Security Video: Privacy and Data Security in the Cloud

In our fifth Privacy & Data Security video clip, MBBP attorney Howard Zaharoff identifies the legal and practical measures that both cloud providers and cloud customers should take, including the critical terms each should require in their contracts. Make sure to subscribe to our YouTube channel and to check out our Privacy & Data Security playlist for …

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Privacy & Data Security Video: The Importance of Developing an Accurate Privacy Policy

In our fourth Privacy & Data Security video clip, MBBP attorney Faith Kasparian discusses how having an inaccurate privacy policy may expose your business to liability for unfair and deceptive trade practices. Make sure to subscribe to our YouTube channel and to check out our Privacy & Data Security playlist for related videos.

Privacy & Data Security Video: Privacy in M&A Transactions

In our second Privacy & Data Security video clip, MBBP Attorney Faith Kasparian discusses key privacy and data security issues that companies must consider when participating in an acquisition. Make sure to subscribe to our YouTube channel and to check out our Privacy & Data Security playlist for related videos.

Watch Attorney Howard Zaharoff in New “High-Level Overview of U.S. Privacy/Data Security Landscape” Video

For the next several weeks we will be releasing a series of eight videos of our attorneys discussing key privacy and data security considerations.  In our first video, Howard Zaharoff discuss the privacy and data security landscape, and provides an overview of the complex patchwork of state and federal laws governing privacy and data security in the United States. …

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Ad Network to pay $950,000 in civil penalties for alleged privacy misrepresentations and alleged COPPA violations

The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) today announced a settlement with InMobi, a Singapore-based mobile advertising network.  The FTC alleged that InMobi engaged in deceptive trade practices in violation of Section 5(a) of the FTC Act by misrepresenting its practices regarding online consumer tracking and collection of information from children.  The FTC also alleged that InMobi …

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Howard Zaharoff Quoted in American Medical News Article

On April 30th, the American Medical Associations News site published an article titled "Doctors can risk lawsuits when writing about patients." The article points out that doctors are generally aware of the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) requirements, but may not take into account the privacy laws  that control publishing. The publication of a non-fiction book, a medical …

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