A US federal judge has refused to release information relating to a reported Department of Justice attempt at accessing Facebook Messenger encrypted voice data.
Reed Smith has added Elle Todd, the former head of CMS’ digital and data head, to its London office.
Polsinelli has boosted its technology and data practice with the hire of Mark Petry from Cooley.
The Chinese government has released a set of proposed amendments to the country’s data protection standards that would introduce stricter obligations if passed.
Brazil’s justice ministry has filed an administrative proceeding against Google's local arm after receiving a breach of privacy complaint.
An High Court judge has granted an interim injunction in principle against an insurance company that allegedly used confidential information given to it by another competitor to develop a rival product.
A US judge has granted Hewlett-Packard Enterprise’s motion for summary judgment in its copyright dispute with Oracle, saying that there is no evidence of infringement.
Dias Carneiro Advogados has promoted a lawyer in its data privacy department, as Brazilian firms scrabble for the discipline’s best practitioners.
Italy’s data protection authority has ruled that data processing by Facebook related to the Cambridge Analytica scandal as well as a local elections app was unlawful because users provided consent on the basis of inadequate information.
The European Commission has published two recommendations to improve the exchange of electronic evidence in transatlantic criminal investigations.