Tag Archives: Authority

Dutch Data Protection Authority Surveys Companies on Third Party Data Processing Agreements

Does your company have the data processing agreements required by the EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) when it engages third parties to assist with its data processing activities? The Dutch data protection authority recently asked this question of 30 … Continue reading

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Brazil Creates a Data Protection Authority

On 14 August 2018 Brazil approved its new General Data Privacy Law (Lei Geral de Proteção de Dados Pessoais or “LGPD”) – a comprehensive law that closely mirrors the European Union’s General Data Privacy Regulation (“GDPR”). Although the LGPD significantly … Continue reading

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The FTC Has New Enforcement Authority in the Fight against Opioid Addiction

The government is serious about opioids. We can see that in the many big, headline-grabbing steps it is taking to confront the problem. We can also see it in a number of small, less well-known steps it has taken. These … Continue reading

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When Should North Carolina Courts Split Decision Making Authority for a Child?

Sometimes parents disagree as to the best course of treatment for a child’s mental health or health condition, or with regard to education. These issues came up in a recent North Carolina child custody appellate decision, in which a father … Continue reading

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Court Lacks Authority to Prohibit Parental Relocation in Gallatin, Tennessee: Caton v. Caton

Facts: Mother and Father are the divorced parents of two children. The agreed parenting plan designates Mother as the primary residential parent. Father has 156 days of parenting time. One year after the divorce, Mother petitioned to modify the parenting plan. … Continue reading

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