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The End of Loyalty Programs: Assessing California’s New Privacy Laws and Beyond

Join the National Restaurant Association and Davis Wright Tremaine’s Helen Foster for a webinar on January 16, 2019.

In June, the California state legislature passed the nation’s toughest data privacy law to date. The California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA) will have deep implications for the restaurant industry when it …

Webinar: The Practical Reality of Design Influence in IoT

Join us for a webinar on December 13th at 11am PST/2pm EST: The Practical Reality of Design Influence in IoT

The technology sector is under increasing pressure to protect users and data from cyber threats. Regulatory oversight and recently passed legislation in California require reasonable security for devices that connect …

FTC Hearings Exploring Algorithms, Artificial Intelligence, and Predictive Analytics Focus on Notions of Fairness, Transparency and Ethical Uses

The FTC continued its series of public hearings on Competition and Consumer Protection in the 21st Century with two days of hearings on November 13-14 focused on “Algorithms, Artificial Intelligence, and Predictive Analytics.” During two days of discussions and testimony panelists generally agreed that new regulations in this …

The California Consumer Privacy Act: Implications for the Health Care Ecosystem

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The Health Care Cloud Coalition’s October Monthly Meeting will be presented by DWT’s Rachel Marmor on October 25 at 1pm EDT.

The California Consumer Privacy Act is making headlines as the first comprehensive regulation of consumer data in the United States. Though the law (following recent amendments) exempts entities covered …

You’ve Been Breached – Now What?

Would you know what to do?

Amy Mushahwar will be running an interactive security incident response simulation at the Sikich Business Transformation Conference on September 20 in Rosemont, IL. This interactive simulation focuses on the point at which the incident begins and follows a multiple choice escalation path that can …

As US Midterm Elections Approach, Political Advertising Controls Take Center Stage

This article originally appeared in The Privacy Advisor.

In the shadow of Russian intelligence officers surreptitiously using digital advertising tools in the 2016 election, both regulators and online platforms acknowledge that technology creates new challenges to the integrity of elections. Existing election laws — which generally prohibit the use …

Early Lessons of the GDPR and ePrivacy Directive

Early Lessons of the GDPR and ePrivacy Directive

July 10 at 1:00 p.m. EDT

The implementation of the European Union’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) on May 25 ushered in a new era of data restrictions and data protection obligations for all industries, particularly digital advertising, on a global scale. …

Want to Play a GDPR Breach Notice War Game?

Cyber risks are constantly evolving, but the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) adds a new complication to a company’s incident response procedure. Notice within a 72-hour time frame to the appropriate Data Protection Authorities.

Please join us for a mock crisis conference call of a client with data in the …

NYC FinTech & CyberSecurity FastTrack Event, Hosted by DWT

22 June, 2018 9:30 am – 5:30 pm

Davis Wright Tremaine’s New York Office


What is Fast Track?

Startupbootcamp FastTracks are informal events that we host all over the world to meet the most suitable early-stage companies interested in joining our program. For each FastTrack, we invite the top …