- Blog: MMM Tech Law & Business ReportStartup Decision Making – Ep. 2 Measuring SuccessPosted on October 19, 2018 by MMMTechLawWhat does success look like? Money, morale… what are the metrics? MMM’s Entrepreneur in Residence, Ben Dyer explains a few ways startup founders can measure success.
- Blog: Waller Law BlogSEC updates cross-border exemptionsPosted on October 19, 2018 by Marc J. Adesso
- Blog: Privacy and Information Security Law BlogCNIL Adopts Referentials on DPO CertificationPosted on October 18, 2018 by Hunton Andrews Kurth LLPOn October 11, 2018, the French data protection authority announced that it adopted two referentials regarding the certification of data protection officers in France. The French Data Protection Act, as amended by on June 20, 2018 to supplement the GDPR, allows the CNIL to draft certification criteria and approve certification bodies for the purpose of certifying individuals as DPOs. Continue Reading
- Blog: Haynes and Boone BlogsHardship WithdrawalsPosted on October 16, 2018 by Haynes and Boone Benefits GroupThe Bipartisan Budget Act of 2018 (the “Budget Act”) contains changes that will impact 401(k) plans that offer hardship withdrawals. Effective January 1, 2019, the following key changes to the Internal Revenue Code’s hardship withdrawal rules become effective: Permissible Contribution Sources Expanded: The contribution sources from which hardship withdrawals are permitted have been expanded to […] The post Hardship Withdrawals appeared first on Haynes and Boone Blogs.
- Blog: NextGen Financial Services ReportWhat Can the Financial Services Industry Expect Following Justice Kavanaugh’s Confirmation to the Supreme Court?Posted on October 10, 2018 by Dawn N. WilliamsAfter a highly publicized and controversial confirmation process, the senate voted to approve Brett Kavanaugh’s nomination to the Supreme Court this past Saturday, October 6, 2018. Kavanaugh was sworn in later that day and began hearing cases on Tuesday, October 9, 2018. It goes without saying that Justice Kavanaugh is a conservative judge and is...Continue Reading…
- Blog: Ireland IP & Technology Law BlogEDPB publishes opinion on processing operations requiring a DPIAPosted on October 9, 2018 by Davinia BrennanEarlier this year, the Irish Data Protection Commission (DPC) published a draft list of processing operations for which it considers it is mandatory to conduct a Data Protection Impact Assessment (DPIA). Following a public consultation, the DPC submitted its draft list to the European Data Protection Board (EDPB) for approval. The EDPB has now published an opinion on...Continue Reading…