Just When You Thought it was Safe to Go Back in the Water: Brexit Creates Additional Uncertainty in Trans-Atlantic Privacy Compliance

​​In October 2015, the European Court of Justice invalidated the US-EU Safe Harbor Program in the landmark Schrems v. Data Protection Commissioner decision. The Safe Harbor was a 15-year old program that had allowed American firms to transfer EU cit ...[Read more]

Published: 6/24/2016 | 0  Comments | 0  Links to this post

North Carolina Supreme Court Strikes Down Cyberbullying Statute On Free Speech Grounds

​​In State v. Bishop (June 10, 2016),  the Supreme Court of North Carolina reversed a unanimous panel of the Court of Appeals and struck down the state’s cyberbullying statute, N.C.G.S. § 14-458.1 as unconstitutional.The underlying facts involved tw ...[Read more]

Published: 6/17/2016 | 0  Comments | 0  Links to this post