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In addition to monetary harm, the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) recently reiterated the fact that nonmonetary injuries resulting from privacy and data security violations are likely to attract its attention.
The California Senate appropriations committee recently blocked a bill that would have significantly strengthened consumer rights under the California Consumer Privacy Act of 2018 (CCPA).
The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) is showing no signs of backing off its aggressive enforcement of online negative option offers after filing a federal lawsuit against eight commonly-controlled companies that sell skin care products.
SAN FRANCISCO – Arent Fox LLP is pleased to announce the selection of Partner Sarah L. Bruno to the Daily Journal's 2019 list of the “Top Intellectual Property Lawyers” in California.
The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) recently announced that it has settled charges against a company called UrthBox, Inc., that allegedly promoted misleading consumer reviews and that failed to disclose key terms of its  “free trial” offers.
The Federal Trade Commission recently announced the launch of the Technology Task Force, which has been designed to monitor, investigate, and take enforcement actions against anti-competitive conduct and industry practices in US technology markets.
It’s been 10 months since the California Consumer Privacy Act of 2018 (CCPA) was signed into law, and the retail sector is grappling with ways to comply. The law goes into effect January 1, 2020, but the time to prepare is now.
The governor of Utah recently signed legislation requiring state and local law enforcement agencies to secure a search warrant from a judge before obtaining anyone’s electronic data.
As of April 10, 2019, businesses victimized by data breaches must comply with heightened requirements under the newly-amended Massachusetts data breach notification law, Mass. Gen. Laws Ch. 93H, §§ 1, et seq. 
The US Federal Trade Commission announced recently that it will hold a public workshop on August 7, 2019, to examine consumer protection issues related to video game “loot boxes.”
March 20, 2019 4:30 PM - 7:30 PM
“Level Up” with Arent Fox as we address the latest legal challenges at play in esports and innovative gaming and how businesses can remain competitive in an advancing industry.
After a two year transitional period, Section 500.11 of the New York State Department of Financial Services’ Cybersecurity Regulation, which addresses third-party security, is in force as of March 1, 2019.
New York-based company Cure Encapsulations, Inc. and its owner Naftula Jacobowitz, settled Federal Trade Commission charges that the company paid a third-party website to write and post fake reviews for a weight-loss supplement on an independent retail website and made false and unsubstantiated clai
March 5, 2019
Arent Fox Privacy, Cybersecurity & Data Protection Practice Group Leader Sarah Bruno will be speaking at the National Advertising Division (NAD)’s West Coast Conference on March 5th, 2019 in Marina Del Rey, California.
The European Union has agreed to new rules that will require online platforms, such as Google and YouTube, to compensate creators for the online dissemination of their copyrighted works.
February 26, 2019
Privacy, Cybersecurity & Data Protection Practice Group Leader Sarah Bruno will co-chair the 2019 Cyber Forum on February 26, 2019 in Beverly Hills, California.
Headlines that matter for privacy and data security
As part of its initiative to ensure consumer protection rules are up-to-date with economic and technological advances, the Federal Trade Commission recently completed its first review of the CAN-SPAM Rule, and ultimately voted to keep the Rule in place without making any changes.
February 14, 2019
Privacy, Cybersecurity & Data Protection Practice Group Leader Sarah Bruno served as a panelist at the 2019 Cybersecurity Roundtable on February 14, 2019.
January 31, 2019 7:20 PM - 8:20 PM
Eva Pulliam, a Senior Associate in the Privacy, Cybersecurity & Data Protection Practice Group of Arent Fox, will be a speaking at the Inman Connect New York 2019 conference on January 31st, 2019. She will be featured on the panel, “Big Data and Privacy: Can They Co-Exist?”
Guess was recently tagged by the European Commission for engaging in “geo-blocking,” a practice by which consumers are restricted from accessing certain Internet content based upon geographical location.
January 7, 2019 2:15 PM - 3:15 PM
Privacy, Cybersecurity & Data Protection Practice Group Leader Sarah Bruno will be speaking at the 2019 Consumer Technology Association (CTA) Research Summit on the panel, “Blockchain and Advertising: the Possibilities and Realities” on January 7 in Las Vegas, Nevada.
Headlines that matter for privacy and data security.