Tag Archives: Companies

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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The Median Salaries of Bay Area Technology Companies

Have you ever wondered what are the median salaries at Silicon Valley/Bay Area technology companies?  It must be very high given the astronomical cost of living there, right?  The Silicon Valley Business Journal has collected the median salaries of the … Continue reading

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Guest Post: Section 11 Claims May Remain in State Court; How Will Companies and D&O Carriers Respond?

As I noted at the time (here), on December 19, 2018, Delaware Vice Chancellor Later held that under Delaware law, a corporate charter provision specifying that liability actions under Section 11 of the Securities Act of 1934 must be brought … Continue reading

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Five Companies Settle Privacy Case With NY AG Over Apps

The New York Attorney General settled cases with five companies – Equifax, Western Union, Priceline.com, Spark Network and Credit Sesame – for having mobile apps that failed to keep sensitive user data secure when transmitted over the Internet. The companies’ … Continue reading

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Unfair Settlement Practices By Insurance Companies

Insurance company unfair settlement practices is dealt with in a specific section of the Texas Insurance Code.  Look at Texas Insurance Code, Section 541.060. The statute prohibits engaging in any of the following settlement practices with respect to a claim … Continue reading

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