Feb 162020
 February 16, 2020  Posted by  Breaches, Court, Non-U.S., Workplace

Rhonda B. Levy and Barry Kuretzky of Littler write: Yenovkian v. Gulian, 2019 ONSC 7279 is a recent family law decision that is significant beyond the family law context, including in the employment law context.  In this decision, Justice Kristjanson of the Ontario Superior Court of Justice recognized a new [Read More…]

Feb 162020
 February 16, 2020  Posted by  Breaches, Business, Laws, Non-U.S.

Jessica Belton reports: The Italian Data Protection Authority (Garante per la protezione dei dati personali) last month issued a €27,802,946 fine to telecoms company TIM S.p.A for several GDPR (General Data Protection Regulation) infringements and a lack of accountability. The unlawful practices, which occurred between 2017 and 2019, affected millions [Read More…]

Feb 152020
 February 15, 2020  Posted by  Breaches, Surveillance

Glyn Moody writes: The speech by US Attorney General William P. Barr hardly seems earth-shattering. But buried within its business-like announcement of the indictment of four Chinese military hackers, there is the following statement, which has huge implications for privacy: For years, we have witnessed China’s voracious appetite for the personal [Read More…]