Nov 242020
 
 November 24, 2020  Posted by  Court, Laws, U.S.

Jason C. Gavejian and Maya Atrakchi of JacksonLewis write: In late September, the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Louisiana issued a first of its kind  ruling regarding the Telephone Consumer Privacy Act (“TCPA”). The court held that TCPA provision,  47 U.S.C. § 227(b)(1)(A)(iii) – which prohibits calls [Read More…]

Nov 212020
 
 November 21, 2020  Posted by  Laws, Non-U.S.

Chris Mellor writes: Remember GDPR? Of course you do. The GDPR directive gives individuals the right to be forgotten and requires EU and UK companies in certain instances to erase all personal data per a customer’s request. But this is problematic when details are contained inside a non-searchable database backup file. [Read More…]

Nov 202020
 
 November 20, 2020  Posted by  Laws, Non-U.S.

Hunton Andrews Kurth writes: On November 18, 2020, the Centre for Information Policy Leadership (“CIPL”) at Hunton Andrews Kurth submitted its response to the Standing Committee of the National People’s Congress (“NPC”) of the People’s Republic of China on the Draft Personal Information Protection Law (“PIPL”). In its response, CIPL highlights several possible modifications of the [Read More…]