Five Initial Reactions to the European Court of Justice Ruling Restricting “General and Indiscriminate Retention” of Electronic Communications.

By Saad Gul and Michael E. Slipsky   The European Union’s highest court has just ruled that “indiscriminate” collection of data is impermissible  under EU law. The European Court of Justice (ECJ) held that data collection is subject to stringent c ...[Read more]

Published: 12/21/2016 | 0  Comments | 0  Links to this post

Six Months In, Privacy Shield Is Battered But Holding: 3 Notable Developments in U.S-E.U. data transfers

Six Months In, Privacy Shield Is Battered But Holding: 3 Notable Developments in U.S-E.U. data transfers   By Saad Gul and Michael E. Slipsky   The United States has traditionally taken a libertarian approach to data privacy: “what is not forbid ...[Read more]

Published: 12/19/2016 | 0  Comments | 0  Links to this post

Data Is The New Oil? A Discussion with Justice Barbara A. Jackson of the North Carolina Supreme Court

​Data Is The New Oil? A Discussion with Justice Barbara A. Jackson of the North Carolina Supreme Court   By Saad Gul and Michael E. Slipsky   Justice Barbara Jackson, the 96th Associate Justice of the North Carolina Supreme Court, serves as the ...[Read more]

Published: 12/13/2016 | 0  Comments | 0  Links to this post

Locked In Sixty Seconds: Ransomware, Remote Access, and the Brave New Internet of Things

Locked In Sixty Seconds: Ransomware, Remote Access, and the Brave New Internet of Things   By Saad Gul and Michael E. Slipsky   A few months ago, we analyzed ransomware incidents and offered some suggestions for handling an episode. Ransomware i ...[Read more]

Published: 12/8/2016 | 0  Comments | 0  Links to this post

Four Points And A Stick: What You Can Do Right Now to Prepare for the European Union’s General Data Protection Regulation

Four Points And A Stick: What You Can Do Right Now to Prepare for the European Union’s General Data Protection Regulation   By Saad Gul and Michael E. Slipsky   It’s coming. The European Union’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) will com ...[Read more]

Published: 12/2/2016 | 0  Comments | 0  Links to this post

The Nation’s First Cryptocurrency Law: A Chat With North Carolina’s Commissioner of Banks

​   The Nation’s First Cryptocurrency Law: A Chat With North Carolina’s Commissioner of Banks by Saad Gul and Michael E. Slipsky   The Nation’s First Cryptocurrency Law: A Chat With North Carolina’s Commissioner of Banks   North Carolina ma ...[Read more]

Published: 12/2/2016 | 0  Comments | 0  Links to this post