Sep 192021
 September 19, 2021  Posted by  Business, Court, U.S.

Cheyenne Ligon reports: Apple is being sued yet again for damages resulting from an allegedly fake scam app available in its App Store, this time involving cryptocurrency. In a class-action complaint filed on Thursday, the named plaintiff – Maryland resident Hadona Diep, described as a “full-time cyber-security IT professional” – accused Apple [Read More…]

Sep 192021
 September 19, 2021  Posted by  Breaches, Business, Court, U.S., Workplace

Andrea Vittorio reports: Inc. must face a potential class action lawsuit from delivery drivers who claim that the retail giant monitored their communications online. The alleged monitoring doesn’t fall within the scope of an arbitration agreement that covers drivers in Amazon’s so-called “Flex” delivery program, according to a Wednesday order from the [Read More…]

Sep 182021
 September 18, 2021  Posted by  Featured News, Healthcare, Laws, U.S.

Mary Papenfuss reports: A defiant Texas doctor has boldly gone public about a newly illegal abortion procedure he performed earlier this month, saying he had a “duty of care” to his patient and she had a “fundamental right” to an abortion. “I fully understood that there could be legal consequences,” [Read More…]

Sep 162021
 September 16, 2021  Posted by  Business, Court, Featured News, U.S.

Philip Favro reports: Companies now use ephemeral messaging as an authorized communication tool to advance legitimate business objectives. With automated deletion of message content and end-to-end encryption, ephemeral messaging apps like Wickr and Signal offer a secure communication platform that may facilitate compliance with data protection and privacy laws. Nevertheless, [Read More…]