What's trending on NP Privacy Partner

November 17, 2016

NP Privacy Partner

Author(s): Valerie Breslin Montague, Jenny L. Holmes

Trump’s victory could lead to changes in the FTC’s cyber enforcement powers; NIST promulgates cybersecurity guidance for small businesses; Russia bans LinkedIn; and The Privacy Shield faces legal challenges. Here’s what’s trending in data privacy and cybersecurity.


Trump’s administration could lead to significant regulatory changes

A Republican majority in the FTC could lead to a scale back of enforcement powers.—Jenny R. Lewis

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NIST promulgates cybersecurity guidance for small businesses

Reference guide is designed to present cybersecurity fundamentals in a non-technical format.—Valerie Breslin Montague

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Enforcement Litigation

Russia bans LinkedIn, Corp.

A Moscow court upheld a decision to ban LinkedIn Corp. in Russia for allegedly violating Russian data privacy law.—Jenny R. Lewis

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The Privacy Shield faces legal challenges

An Irish privacy advocacy group is challenging the validity of the EU-U.S. data transfer agreement.—Jenny R. Lewis

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