When American Sexuality Became a National Security ThreatRead more
Grindr, the world’s largest social networking app for gay, bi, trans and queer people, recently became the center of...August 4, 20190
Breaking Down GDPR and its Influence on U.S. Entities and U.S. Privacy LawsRead more
The European Union’s General Data Protection Regulation (“GDPR”) became effective on May 25, 2018. GDPR regulates personal information, particularly...
Facebook and Data PrivacyRead more
You’ve seen it all over the news in 2018: Facebook. With scandals like data security breaches, fake news, and...
California Consumer Privacy Act Highlights Need for Federal Data Privacy RegulationsRead more
The increasing scale of the digital economy has led to major concerns over consumers’ online privacy. As the quantity...
Carpenter v. United States Raises Important Privacy ConcernsRead more
In November 2017, the Supreme Court heard oral arguments in the case Carpenter v. United States. Carpenter was charged...
Surveying Untouched Legal Landscape: Does Audio Beacon Technology Violate Privacy Laws?Read more
This blog is the second of a two-part series. In the first installment, I explained how retailers use beacon...
The Verizon-Yahoo MergerRead more
The Deal In July 2016, Verizon announced plans to acquire Yahoo for $4.8 billion.1 The announcement followed a period...
Audio Beacon Technology: Is the Potential for Increased Sales Worth the Risk?Read more
This blog is the first of a two-part series. In this first installment, I will briefly explain how beacon...
$1.35 million “Supercookie” Slap to Verizon WirelessRead more
Someone is watching your every move on the web and you do not even know it. If you think...
FTC Charges Vulcun for Replacing a Game with Its Own AppRead more
On February 5, 2016, app-making company General Holdings Inc., also doing business as Vulcun, agreed with the Federal Trade...