- Blog: Ireland IP & Technology Law BlogCourt of Appeal confirms Morrisons’ vicarious liability for deliberate data breach caused by employeePosted on October 23, 2018 by Davinia BrennanThe UK Court of Appeal has dismissed an appeal against the High Court’s decision that Morrisons is vicariously liable to 5,000 employees for misuse of their personal data by a rogue employee. The decision is causing shockwaves amongst businesses, as it shows that a company may be held vicariously liable for a data breach caused...Continue Reading…
- Blog: Waller Law BlogThe future is now at the Metro Nashville Beer BoardPosted on October 23, 2018 by William T. Cheek III
- Blog: Privacy and Information Security Law BlogFTC Releases Staff Perspective on Informational InjuriesPosted on October 22, 2018 by Hunton Andrews Kurth LLPOn October 19, 2018, the FTC announced that it released the Staff Perspective on the Informational Injury Workshop, which summarized the outcomes of a workshop it hosted on December 12, 2017 to discuss and better understand “informational injuries.” Continue Reading
- Blog: MMM Tech Law & Business ReportStartup Decision Making – Ep. 3 NarrativePosted on October 22, 2018 by MMMTechLawAs more and more individuals begin to publish content like media companies, it can be difficult to control the narrative around your brand or organization. So how do you stay on top of it? Ben Dyer shares his thoughts on whether you should respond on social media, how transparent you should be online and some […]
- 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: Antitrust UpdateAs DOJ Reconsiders Watershed Consent Decrees, Claims of Unlawful “Circuit Dealing” Proceed Against Landmark TheatersPosted on October 7, 2018 by Timothy H. Gray, Robert P. LoBueHollywood and the antitrust laws go way back. Indeed, antitrust suits have resulted not only some of the most significant cases in the evolution of American antitrust law, but many of the most consequential developments in the history of the movie industry. Chief among these is United States v. Paramount Pictures, Inc., 334 U.S. 131 [...]