Jun 122019
 June 12, 2019  Posted by  Breaches, Business, Featured News, Non-U.S.

From Hunton Andrews Kurth: On June 6, 2019, the French Data Protection Authority (the “CNIL”) announced that it levied a fine of €400,000 on SERGIC, a French real estate service provider, for failure to (1) implement appropriate security measures and (2) define data retention periods for the personal data of [Read More…]

Jun 122019
 June 12, 2019  Posted by  Breaches, Featured News, Non-U.S.

Telecompaper reports: Spain’s football league (La Liga) has been fined a total of EUR 250,000 by the country’s data protection agency (AEPD) for using a mobile app to remotely activate smartphone microphones, reports local daily El Diario. The league last year admitted that its highly popular official app, which is [Read More…]

Jun 102019
 June 10, 2019  Posted by  Breaches, Court, Featured News

June 10, 2019 Cyberstalker Sentenced Man Relentlessly Harassed Law School Interviewer A Delaware attorney who interviewed prospective students for his alma mater law school became the victim of a relentless campaign of online harassment—and in-person intimidation—by a prospective student who did not get in to the school. But thanks to [Read More…]

Jun 092019
 June 9, 2019  Posted by  Business, Featured News, Laws, Online

June 6 – Governor Janet Mills today signed LD 946 “An Act To Protect the Privacy of Online Customer Information,” sponsored by Senator Shenna Bellows of Manchester. The internet privacy legislation, which garnered bipartisan support and unanimous approval in the Maine Senate, prevents the use, sale, or distribution of a [Read More…]