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Hogan Lovells at IAPP Privacy. Security. Risk. 2019

Join members from our award-winning Privacy and Cybersecurity practice at this week’s IAPP Privacy. Security. Risk. 2019 conference in Las Vegas. We hope to see you at one of our sessions listed below.

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July 2016 Privacy and Cybersecurity Events

Please join us for July 2016 events and speaking engagements led by members of the Hogan Lovells Privacy and Cybersecurity team, detailed in this post.

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Hogan Lovells Brings Together Industry and Government Leaders for Second Annual Health Privacy Law Forum

Hogan Lovells hosted the second annual Health Privacy Law Forum for health privacy professionals yesterday. Participants spoke with Deven McGraw, Deputy Director of Health Information Privacy at the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Office for Civil Rights , and former Federal Trade Commissioner Julie Brill, now a partner at Hogan Lovells and co-chair of its Privacy and Cybersecurity practice.

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April 2016 Privacy and Cybersecurity Events

Please join us for our April 2016 Privacy and Cybersecurity Events, including discussions on the Internet of Things, big data in healthcare, the Telephone Consumer Protection Act, international data flows, and more.

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Hogan Lovells Helps Launch IAPP Privacy Bar

The International Association of Privacy Professionals announced this week the launch of its Privacy Bar Section, which aims to serve the lawyers that compose more than forty percent of IAPP’s membership. In conjunction, the IAPP has also applied to the American Bar Association to have its privacy certification officially recognized as a legal specialty.

Posted in Cybersecurity & Data Breaches

Chris Wolf Receives Prestigious IAPP Privacy Vanguard Award

We are very proud to report that today, the International Association of Privacy Professionals (IAPP) awarded our very own Chris Wolf with its Privacy Vanguard Award, provided to an individual who has shown exceptional leadership, knowledge and creativity in the field of privacy and data protection.

Posted in Consumer Privacy

The Auto Industry Is Serious About Connected Car Privacy

An issue that has started to appear on the privacy agenda is privacy and the “connected car.” Automakers here in the United States have taken the lead on privacy, and have answers to many of the inevitable privacy questions. Late last year the major automakers voluntarily agreed to a set of privacy and data security principles that will regulate how automakers collect, use, and share information. No other industry in the “Internet of Things” ecosystem of which connected cars are a part has done as much or has gone as far as automakers. The automakers understand that without the trust of consumers, new technologies will not be as readily embraced. The Privacy Principles provide a strong basis for such trust.

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Hogan Lovells at IAPP Global Privacy Summit 2015!

Hogan Lovells’ leading Privacy and Information ‎Management practice will actively participate at this week’s IAPP Global Privacy Summit 2015. Enclosed is a listing of events in which our lawyers will be featured.

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Active Participation of Hogan Lovells’ Privacy and Information Practice at IAPP Europe Congress

Hogan Lovells’ leading Privacy and Information ‎Management practice is due to have its largest presence ever at the forthcoming IAPP Europe Data Protection Congress taking place in Brussels from 18 to 20 November. More than 20 lawyers from ‎7 offices will be attending and actively participating at the conference. Please come and visit us at Booth 3.

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Hogan Lovells Engages at IAPP Global Privacy Summit

The Hogan Lovells Privacy Team looks forward to seeing many of you this week at the International Association of Privacy Professionals (IAPP) Global Privacy Summit in Washington, D.C. We are delighted to once again participate in the Summit as a gold level sponsor and hope you will visit us at Booth 7 in the Exhibition Hall to learn more about our Global Privacy and Information Management Practice. Hogan Lovells attorneys will also be featured at a number of breakout sessions.

Posted in Consumer Privacy

IAPP Piece Sets Stage for Upcoming Internet of Things Workshop

On November 19, 2013 the Federal Trade Commission will hold its first ever workshop on the Internet of Things. The Workshop does not aim to debate regulation or codes of conduct, but is rather a fact finding mission aimed at uncovering the privacy and security concerns inherent in the Internet of Things, where a range of devices collect and communicate personal information perpetually.

Posted in Consumer Privacy, Cybersecurity & Data Breaches

IAPP Piece Outlines What Privacy Professionals Should Know About the NIST Cybersecurity Framework

The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) has published its Preliminary Cybersecurity Framework pursuant to Executive Order 13636 on Improving Critical Infrastructure Cybersecurity. The Executive Order further directs NIST to include “methodologies . . . to protect individual privacy and civil liberties,” which NIST has done by including a draft Methodology to Protect Privacy and Civil Liberties for a Cybersecurity Program in Appendix B of the Preliminary Cybersecurity Framework. In a detailed analysis published on International Association of Privacy Professionals’ Privacy Tracker, Hogan Lovells’ Harriet Pearson explores the privacy considerations outlined in the Preliminary Cybersecurity Framework as well as the broader implications that the Framework may hold for U.S. privacy policy.

Posted in International/EU Privacy, News & Events

New Attention is Given to Privacy Trade Issues; Hogan Lovells Posts About It on New IAPP Blog

Privacy and trade will be considered as linked issues during the looming EU-U.S. trade negotiations, reports Hogan Lovells privacy leader Chris Wolf in one of the inaugural blog posts on the first-ever blog of the International Association of Privacy Professionals, Privacy Perspectives, which just launched.  An investigation has begun at the United States International Trade […]

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Blogging from Brussels: Key European Officials Discuss Changes to EU Text

Prominent European government officials provided up-to-the-minute perspectives on the proposed European data privacy regulation at this week’s IAPP Europe Data Protection Congress  in Brussels. The officials’ comments — summarized below –indicate how the proposal might evolve for the next steps in the policy process, which include the issuance of the European Parliament’s formal report on […]

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Blogging from the IAPP London Data Protection Intensive

IAPP Europe is currently holding its Data Protection Intensive 2012 in London. This entry from London partner Quentin Archer contains an instant report from today’s opening session, and summarizes the comments of UK’s Information Commissioner and Yahoo’s Vice-President for EMEA Advertising Marketplaces. The comments of the Information Commissioner are especially insightful regarding enforcement, cookies, and the pending European Regulation.

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Hogan Lovells Lawyers Speaking at IAPP

Hogan Lovells is proud to have six lawyers from its Privacy and Information Management group presenting at various sessions of this year’s IAPP Global Privacy Summit. For those attending the Summit, please consider attending the sessions this week to hear from members of the Hogan Lovells team about various cutting edge topics, as well as about how you can get involved in the IAPP’s public service initiative.

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Hogan Lovells to Moderate March 1 IAPP White House Privacy Framework Web Conference

The IAPP is presenting a webinar this Thursday, March 1 from 1 to 2:30 PM EST on the just-announced White House privacy framework. Speakers include one of the architects of the framework, Daniel Weitzner, Associate Administrator for Policy at the National Telecommunications and Information Administration in the Department of Commerce. Hogan Lovells’ Chris Wolf will moderate.

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Live Blogging from the IAPP Privacy Congress in Paris

Chris Wolf, Barbara Bennett, Stefan Schuppert, Winston Maxwell and Lionel De Souza are participating in the IAPP Privacy Congress in Paris. This entry contains a live blog from the opening session which featured the Chair of the Article 29 Working Party and EU Vice President Viviane Reding.