Technology

Understanding the Landscape of Education Law & EdTech: FERPA, COPPA and Other Considerations

Technology has transformed the way in which students are learning. Schools increasingly integrate IoT devices and third-party applications into the everyday delivery and management of education.

Medical Devices: Narrowing the Information Security Threat Surface

Important Privacy Developments in New York State

The SHIELD Act has been signed into law, and is effective in New York State on March 22, 2020. As always, Beckage lawyers are available to assist in addressing any questions you may have regarding data security developments. Find out more here.

Recent Lawsuit Provides Insight on Intersection of AI Use and Healthcare Data

What Does PrivacyCon Say About the FTC’s Data Privacy and Security Enforcement?

On June 27, 2019 the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) hosted its fourth annual privacy conference PrivacyCon. Tasked with protecting consumers against privacy and security violations, at PrivacyCon

Drones, Growth & Data

The Federal Aviation Administration forecasts rapid growth in the commercial drone industry with drone registrations expected to exceed 800k by 2023. Read below why operators, especially in commercial applications, must be aware of drone flying laws.

Biometric Law Compliance: What do State Biometric Laws Require of Businesses?

An increasing number of companies are implementing biometric identifiers across a wide variety of industries. While biometrics streamline the identification process privacy concerns may arise and several states have passed or proposed biometric laws.

Vendor Contracts and Legal Requirements Regarding Pen Testing and Vulnerability Assessments

Let’s examine a few questions you should ask before signing up for a pen test or vulnerability assessment:

Privacy Statements and Terms of Use - Low Cost Updates Can Provide High Impact Results

If you have not noticed, most websites have Terms of Use and Privacy Statements. What is the difference between them, what do they mean, and why are they important?