ABA Jrnl: “Companies and their lawyers brace for wide-ranging EU data-privacy law” features Linda Priebe, CIPP/E

Jason Tashea reports for the  ABA Journal “With the May deadline looming, companies big and small are turning to their lawyers for guidance as they seek to comply with the new regulations. Additionally, European regulators, called data-protection authorities, are preparing for the pos
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DC Partner Linda Priebe, CIPP/E to Speak on EU Data Protection Reforms

Linda Priebe CIPP/E, partner in Culhane Meadows’ DC office will be speaking at “Inside Job 3 – Risks, Threats, and Innovations” presented by The GreenHouse Group LLC on August 25th in Rosslyn, VA.  The conference brings together top cyber experts
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U.S. Releases EU-US Privacy Shield Fact Sheet 

  Does your U.S. based company communicate with people living in the EU? Does it receive information or data from, or about, people in the EU? Does it have customers, contractors or suppliers in the EU? Does it have employees working in the EU? Is it one of the over 4,000 U.S. co
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Beware Spear-Phishing on LinkedIn and other Social Media

In speaking on a panel regarding data security for the Institute of Internal Auditors last week, I became aware of a new type of security threat
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A New Era Dawns in EU Data Protection: Coming Attractions under the GDPR

The European Commission issued an announcement yesterday of its agreement with the other two major government actors within the EU to adopt a new General Data Protection Regulation (“GDPR”) to govern data protection and data security issues throughout the EU. Intended to completely re
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The US-EU Safe Harbor Implosion: What’s Next For U.S. Companies?

When Edward Snowden disclosed the extent of US government surveillance of private communications taking place in the US and elsewhere in 2013, it is unlikely that he would have anticipated that his actions would lead to a potential breakdown in electronic commerce between the US and E
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