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French Administrative Supreme Court challenges EU law on data retention

JURIST

France’s Highest Administrative Court (Council of States) on Wednesday gave its ruling on the national policy concerning data retention creating conflict between French and EU laws. The ruling was long-awaited as it clarified France’s stance on data retention policies.

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The Importance Of Contract Data Management (And How It Works)

Above The Law

Businesses with good contract data management can make better decisions faster. The post The Importance Of Contract Data Management (And How It Works) appeared first on Above the Law. Technology Contract Data Management In-House Counsel Olga V.

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EU Court of Justice rules indiscriminate data retention illegal

JURIST

The European Court of Justice (ECJ) Tuesday ruled that Germany’s data retention statute is not compatible with EU law. The TGK law imposed an obligation on telecom operators to retain customers’ traffic data for 10 weeks and location data for four weeks.

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How to Implement a Thorough Data Retention Policy

LawTechnologyToday

The evidence shows that major players in the legal field have been surprisingly slow to commit to a comprehensive data retention policy. A substandard data retention policy is risky in any field, but especially when it comes to legal work. Conduct a data audit.

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Legal Software Buyer's Guide for Personal Injury Law Firms

Paralegals are the nucleus of Personal Injury law firms, with the most diverse responsibilities. The right legal software has the potential to help streamline and automate the administrative side of the business, so you can focus on what matters.

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EU Court of Justice rules against ‘general and indiscriminate’ data retention by police

JURIST

The Court of Justice of the European Union (EU) Tuesday ruled that national governments may not permit the “general and indiscriminate retention” of traffic and location data of electronic communications.

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Australia: The risks of data retention – Why the data you hold onto matters - Carroll & O'Dea

Mondaq

Organisations should carefully consider what data is collected and, if it's not used, whether it is best to let it go

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Insights into ERA Seminar on Privacy and Data Protection with a Specific Focus on “Balance between Data Retention for Law Enforcement Purposes and Right to Privacy” (Conference Report)

Conflict of Laws

Day 1: Personal Data Protection and right to privacy. . 594/12 , Digital Rights Ireland ; the Court addressed the interferences to the rights guaranteed under Articles 7 and 8 caused by the Data Retention Directive. “Retention of personal data for combating crime.”

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How to Navigate the Legality of Using Customers’ Data

LegalReader

Customer data is a valuable asset for businesses. However, collecting and using this data comes with a legal and ethical responsibility.

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Top Reasons Why IT Support is Crucial to the Success of an Organization

LegalReader

IT support is undoubtedly invaluable in today’s digitalized world, where all kinds of communication, customer support, data handling, shopping, and selling are done through the Internet. Business data management data security information technology information technology careers IT

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Thailand: Medical Research, Pharmacovigilance, Data Management, And Data Privacy - Formichella & Sritawat

Mondaq

The critical legislation on health and pharmaceuticals that relates to general privacy and data protection law in Thailand, including the Personal Data Protection Act 2019 ('PDPA

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Webinar: How to Make the Most of Your Firm’s Data

MyCase

Law firms gather a ton of data on a daily basis, but is your firm using it to make more informed data-driven decisions? Data when applied correctly will clearly point to the steps to be taken to set your firm up for long-term success. Webinars data management webinar

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Facebook Sent To Trial In Nonusers' Face Scan Privacy Suit

Law 360

A California federal judge on Thursday found that it would be "patently unreasonable" to hold Facebook liable for claims that it failed to inform nonusers in Illinois about its collection and storage of their facial scans, while advancing to trial allegations that the company neglected to publicly post a biometric data retention policy.

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Industry Insight Webinar | The Roadmap to Help Your Clients Comply with CPRA in 60 Days

LawTechnologyToday

Among its new requirements is a new data retention provision. Personal and sensitive information must be disposed of when its purpose has been fulfilled, and the organization must disclose the retention policy at the time of collection. Register here !

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WATCH: The Roadmap to Help Your Clients Comply with CPRA in 60 Days

LawTechnologyToday

Among its new requirements is a new data retention provision. Personal and sensitive information must be disposed of when its purpose has been fulfilled, and the organization must disclose the retention policy at the time of collection. WATCH ON YOUTUBE.

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Best practices for integrating new tools into a law department’s portfolio

ABA Journal

Ari Kaplan recently spoke with Oliver Round, managing counsel, product owner for contract lifecycle management and co-head of legal data management and advisory at BNY…

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Proton successfully appeals government surveillance obligations

JURIST

The company was also protected by article 271 of the Swiss Criminal Code , which means that data submission for surveillance purposes is supposed to be approved by the Swiss government. The company was also subjected to new data retention obligations for future surveillance purposes.

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UK tribunal finds surveillance incompatible with EU law

JURIST

This judgement renders decades worth of secret data captured by the UK Security and Intelligence Agencies (SIAs), namely GCHQ, MI5 and MI6, to be unlawful. Furthermore, during the proceedings it was found that all three UK SIAs were illegally holding PI’s data.

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Italy Guarantor initiates legal proceedings against TikTok for violating privacy of minors

JURIST

The Guarantor originally requested a European task force from the European Protection Committee of Personal Data (EDPB) on January 24, 2020, to investigate the privacy risks TikTok creates for young users.

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Major E-Discovery News, As Exterro, Eyeing IPO, Acquires Zapproved for Undisclosed Amount

LawSites

While the terms of the acquisition were not disclosed, Exterro said that the acquisition accelerates its mission to empower its customers “to proactively and defensibly manage their legal governance, risk and compliance (GRC) obligations.”

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Australia finds Uber violated privacy laws, rewarded cyber criminals

JURIST

million Australians , and failed to investigate and disclose a data breach from 2016 in a timely manner. International Angelene Falk Australia Australian Privacy Act Cybercrime data breach digital privacy OAIC Office of the Australian Information Commissioner privacy Uber

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All-Star Game: How to Better Leverage Technology in Your Law Firm

NCBA Law Practice Management Blog

Maybe you are lucky enough to have two or more all - star staff, who can help you to manage technology in your law firm. One could work in the customer relationship management software, the other could work in the law practice management software, etc.

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Afghanistan dispatches: ‘the public health sector will collapse in the not-too-distant future… I am expecting a health crisis within a year’

JURIST

Additionally, I researched public health data retention in Afghanistan and I see that there are a number of NGOs that have done this for the Ministry of Public Health.

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How Data Analytics Can Change the Way Law Firms Do Business

LLRX

Bradford) Mayo, Director of Data and Analytics at Ballard Spahr LLP identifies how and why data and analytics are on the forefront of much of the firm's modern technology offerings. Lisa M.

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Two Big Legal Technology Trends Affecting In-House Teams in 2022 (Adv.)

InHouseBlog

Trends that were percolating for years slammed into overdrive as Covid forced businesses to rapidly shift to remote workplaces and companies gathered more data than ever on their customers, while meanwhile trying to comply with a patchwork quilt of data protection regulations.

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Data Privacy Day Reflections – Compliance, Governance, Ethics (and AI)

Foley & Hoag

January 28 is Data Privacy Day, and on this 14th annual Data Privacy Day, I find myself reflecting on the question of data ethics. Far from being an academic concept, “data ethics” presents a model for data management with real practical implications for organizations. (I I should note that I am focused here on personal data.) Under a governance model, an organization might instead ask, what data do we have and what risks do they pose?

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Study: What Causes Homicides In London?

The Crime Report

The report’s primary recommendation is that agencies work to build a better data system, which should be representative, high volume, comprehensive, informative, policing-relevant and accessible.

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947 CLOs Surveyed: Results Showcase New Trends In-House Professionals Must Know (Adv.)

InHouseBlog

For this year’s survey, Exterro —the ACC’s exclusive Alliance Partner for E-Discovery, Data Privacy and Cybersecurity Compliance—worked in tandem with the ACC to help uncover major data points that GCs and CLOs will find interesting when looking at how to handle future legal and regulatory hurdles.

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Afghanistan dispatch: chaotic Taliban earthquake relief response may cause more deaths

JURIST

The inconsistent aid numbers, lack of any kind of data management and absolutely no professionals at the decision making level among the Taliban has made the situation more than a failure.

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9 Cybersecurity Budget Tips that Deliver the Most Bang for Your Buck

ALPS

As we see it, the ultimate goal of your cybersecurity plan is to achieve nothing—no data breaches, no compliance gaps, just business as usual. IBM found that the average worldwide total cost of a data breach was $4.35 Manage your risk. Patch management tools.

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Epiq Acquires Legal Industry Management Consulting Firm Fireman & Company

LawSites

Epiq , a global company that provides technology-enabled services to the legal industry and corporations, has acquired Fireman & Company , a leading legal industry management consulting firm, it announced today.

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Merging or Acquiring Another Firm? Your Technology Transition Plan Is Key

LawTechnologyToday

Review common organizational policies affecting IT operations, such as information security policy, code of conduct, cybersecurity protocols, terms of use, and data classification policies. Conduct a comprehensive and thorough review of technology systems. Protect Data Archives.

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The 10 Latest Additions to the LawNext Legal Technology Directory

LawSites

” Wolters Kluwer Passport , “legal spend, matter management, and insurance claims defense applications connect every part of your legal ecosystem.” ” Axsar Law , “an affordable Legal Practice Management software for Law Firms and Lawyers.”

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Texas governor signs bill banning social media ‘censorship’ amid industry concerns of hate speech proliferation

JURIST

The Governor of Texas, Greg Abbot, Thursday signed into law a bil l prohibiting social media platforms from censoring users’ digital expression based on viewpoints or geographic location.

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Hanzo Gets $10.5M Investment to Drive Development and Sales of Its Web-Archiving Platform

LawSites

Hanzo , a company that helps e-discovery and corporate compliance teams preserve and manage data from enterprise collaboration applications and complex websites, said today that it has secured a $10.5

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How It Works: Woodpecker, Legal Document Automation for Solo and Small Firms

LawSites

Populating templates suing data management. On this episode of How It Works : Woodpecker , AI-enabled legal document automation for solo and small firms. Joining me in the video below to introduce Woodpecker and demonstrate how it works is founder and CEO Alex Melehy.

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Strategic Recapitalization of ‘Several Hundred Million’ Values Exterro at Over $1 Billion

LawSites

Read about Exterro Review and Exterro E-Discovery Data Management on the LawNext Legal Technology Directory. In June 2019, Exterro announced that it had acquired Jordan Lawrence Group , a company that provides data privacy and data management software.