Nov 302022
 November 30, 2022  Posted by  Breaches, Business, Court, Featured News, Surveillance, U.S.

  SAN JOSE, Calif.–Represented by the Knight First Amendment Institute at Columbia University, 15 journalists and other members of El Faro, one of the leading sources of independent news in Central America, today filed suit in U.S. federal court against NSO Group, the company whose malicious surveillance software was used [Read More…]

Nov 302022
 November 30, 2022  Posted by  Laws, Non-U.S., Surveillance, Workplace

Dan Cooper, Helena Milner-Smith, and Jiayen Ong of Covington and Burling write: On October 12, 2022, the UK Information Commissioner’s Office (“ICO”) opened a public consultation seeking feedback on the draft guidance document on employment practices, specifically relating to monitoring at work (the “Monitoring at Work Guidance”). The guidance aims [Read More…]

Nov 292022
 November 29, 2022  Posted by  Healthcare

From HHS, yesterday: Today, the U.S. Health and Human Services Department, through the Office for Civil Rights (OCR) and the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA), announced proposed changes to the Confidentiality of Substance Use Disorder (SUD) Patient Records under 42 CFR part 2 (“Part 2”), which protects [Read More…]