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ICO Information Rights Strategy 2012 – UK regulator identifies information security as continuing priority while targeting Financial Services, Health and Telecoms/New Media for close attention

This post was written by Nick Tyler. The Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO), the UK’s data protection and freedom of information regulator, has launched a high level “Information Rights Strategy”. In it, the ICO identifies the following priority areas: Internet and mobile services; health; credit and finance; criminal justice; and information security. The ICO will focus on … Continue Reading

Privacy Compliance: Not Just a Luxury Anymore

This post was also written by David Z. Smith. On August 29, 2011, a Google shareholder filed a derivative action against the company’s directors stemming from Google allegedly allowing and supporting Canadian and other foreign pharmacies to advertise and ship prescription drugs to American consumers through Google’s AdWords advertising program in violation of U.S. law. The … Continue Reading