Government privacy authorities in several European countries, led by France, are on the verge of launching a major enforcement action against Google’s information privacy policies and practices.
Mar 7, 2013 By: Jeff Matsuura
The sharing of metadata – data embedded in digital files, such as word processing documents, spreadsheets, etc – can result in violations of confidentiality and can compromise legal strategies.
Feb 21, 2013 By: Jeff Matsuura
Several forms of encryption technology are particularly significant when confidential client materials are involved, and legal professionals should have a working knowledge of all of them.
Feb 14, 2013 By: Jeff Matsuura
Cloud computing offers an important tool for legal service providers. Compliance with legal ethics obligations, however, requires that legal service providers be informed and disciplined users of cloud services.
A recent Italian case that saw the overturning of convictions for three Google executives demonstrates that national laws and regulations directed toward Internet activities can simulatneously be too broad and too limited
Starting on November 29, 2012, all software applications developers who make their apps available in California must comply with new privacy requirements that require the disclosure of what personal identification is collected and how it is used.