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WilmerHale is a leading, full-service international law firm with 1,000 lawyers located throughout 13 offices in the United States, Europe and Asia. Our lawyers work at the intersection of government, technology and business, and we remain committed to our guiding principles of: providing quality, world-class legal and client services; developing diversity among our lawyers and staff; fostering an environment that promotes an entrepreneurial spirit, collaboration and collegiality by drawing on the exceptional talents and varied experience of our lawyers; encouraging lawyers and staff to perform public service and give back to the community through pro bono work, government service, service to the bar, teaching, and supporting public institutions and charitable organizations; and hiring and retaining exceptionally talented lawyers who possess the common trait of outstanding academic and personal achievements.

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The FTC announced a settlement with MoviePass relating to allegations that MoviePass and its executives took steps to block subscribers from using the service as advertised, and also failing to secure subscribers’ personal data.
Continue Reading FTC’s Settlement with MoviePass Highlights Expanded Use of Consumer Protection Rules

On June 7, 2021, the Colorado House of Representatives passed the Colorado Privacy Act, a comprehensive privacy law similar to the California Privacy Rights Act and California Consumer Privacy Act, as well as Virginia’s Consumer Data Protection Act.
Continue Reading Colorado Poised to Become Third State With a Comprehensive Privacy Law, Joining California and Virginia

On June 4, 2021, the European Commission adopted and published a new set of so-called standard contractual clauses providing a legal basis for international transfers of personal data from the EU/EEA to third countries.
Continue Reading European Commission adopts and publishes new Standard Contractual Clauses for international transfers of personal data

In this year’s edition, key questions are answered by practitioners at many of the world’s leading law firms. Powell and Chipman both provided insights to the Global Overview and the United States chapter.
Continue Reading Benjamin Powell and Jason Chipman Contribute to Seventh Edition of Cybersecurity Publication