Navigating GDPR Cross-Border Data Transfers to the US
On June 4, the European Commission issued new standard contractual clauses (SCCs) for personal data transfers from EU member states to other countries. This change comes on the heels of...Read More
How to Get the Most out of Your Legal Billing Data – Fostering Transparency and Collaboration to Better Align Expectations
Legal billing data contains a goldmine of valuable information. The objectivity inherent in the data, when properly presented, can enhance trust, create opportunities for open discussion,...Read More
Why no Organization Should be without a Cyber Attorney
Cybersecurity is a top concern for organizations of all shapes and sizes. Whether it be a global organization or a small business, each will inevitably collect and store consumer data...Read More
FTC Announces Changes to Second Request Process
This year is on track for record-setting merger and acquisition filings in the U.S., with projections at around 3,500 by the close of the year. In recent years, filings have been on the...Read More
Recent GDPR Fines Against Amazon and WhatsApp Set New Records
The passage of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) made it clear that the European Union (EU) is extremely serious about consumer privacy and that protecting EU citizens...Read More
Tips for Handling a Cyber Incident Review
A cyber security incident is a stressful and frightening event for an organization’s team. When it comes to putting cyber plans in place, organizations need to prepare for the worst-case...Read More
Competition Class Action Moves Forward in UK – What to Expect and How to Strategize
Historically, class action lawsuits were primarily tied to the U.S. With the exceptions of Canada, Australia, and a few others, most countries around the globe did not embrace this legal...Read More
The Future of Student Loans and Bankruptcy – Is There a Bubble Waiting to Burst?
In March 2021, the U.S. Department of Education noted that student loan borrowers owed $1.6 trillion federal and private loans. For many, loans are the only option to attend a U.S...Read More
The Untapped Potential of ALSPs: What Else Can They Offer Legal Professionals?
After gaining increasing popularity, the legal industry recognizes the value that alternative legal service providers (ALSPs) can provide. These providers have so much to offer legal...Read More
Chat Messages Got You Chatting?
While the need to collect, review, and produce chat messages isn’t a new phenomenon, the frequency of obtaining this data and the variety of applications to pull it from have increased...Read More
Why is More Collaboration Between Legal and Incident Response Teams Necessary?
After a cyber incident occurs, response needs to be swift and thorough to limit the fallout and ensure compliance. Some key factors that will dictate how a response should be handled...Read More
Massachusetts Says Flexible Work Arrangements Should be the Norm
Firms, corporate law departments, and other legal organizations all over the U.S. are deciding the best way to structure their offices as in person operations begin resuming. One major...Read More