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FTC Imposes Record-Setting $5 Billion Penalty To Resolve Allegations That Facebook Violated User Data Privacy
On July 24, 2019, the Federal Trade Commission ("FTC") announced that Facebook, Inc. ("Facebook" or the "Company") would pay a record-setting penalty in the amount of $5 billion
United States
8 Aug 2019
IOSCO Report Underlines Cyber-Risk Standards For Financial Services Firms
Reflecting its ever-increasing importance on regulators' lists of priorities, the Board of International Organization of Securities Commissions ("IOSCO")...
United States
27 Jun 2019
Cyber-Attacks (Asset-Freezing) Regulations 2019
On 11 June 2019, the Cyber-Attacks (Asset-Freezing) Regulations 2019 (SI 2019/956) (the "U.K. Regulations")
12 Jun 2019
Technology Service Provider Contracts With Banks
Mindful of the growing reliance by financial institutions on technology service providers, the FDIC issued a Financial Institution Letter this week identifying gaps, particularly involving business continuity...
United States
23 Apr 2019
2019 Mutual Funds And Investment Management Conference
Susan M. Olson, General Counsel, Investment Company Institute Ms. Olson noted the wide range of regulatory initiatives during 2018 and so far in 2019 that will impact registered funds and their service providers and shareholders.
United States
17 Apr 2019
HHS Sets Out To Tackle Health Information Access And Exchanges
On Feb. 11, 2019, two agencies of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services coordinated the release of complementary proposed rules designed to support and advance seamless and secure access...
United States
5 Mar 2019
Podcast: Keeping Up With Recent Changes And Trends In Private Fund Regulation
This Ropes & Gray podcast series, which we expect to update periodically, will highlight developments in Washington, D.C. that affect private funds and their legal, regulatory and compliance obligations.
United States
22 Jan 2019
Cybersecurity's Developing Role In FCPA Compliance
First, Cronan discussed a company that allegedly aided and abetted fraudulent payments involving its corrupt agents and customers.
United States
18 Jan 2019
The New Year Rings In New Requirements For NFA Member Asset Managers
In the final weeks of 2018, the National Futures Association ("NFA") issued new requirements applicable to asset managers who are members of the NFA that will take effect in 2019.
United States
14 Jan 2019
Ropes & Gray's Investment Management Update – October-November 2018
The following summarizes recent legal developments of note affecting the mutual fund/investment management industry:
United States
8 Jan 2019
U.K. Financial Regulator Flags Deficiencies In Firms' Cyber Practices
A review of the U.K. asset management and wholesale banking sectors by the Financial Conduct Authority ("FCA")
18 Dec 2018
Implementing Internal Controls in Cyberspace – Old Wine, New Skins
The nine defrauded companies lost a total of nearly $100 million as a result of the email scams.
United States
25 Oct 2018
Ropes & Gray's Investment Management Update – August-September 2018
The following summarizes recent legal developments of note affecting the mutual fund/investment management industry:
United States
17 Oct 2018
Fifty State Attorneys General Reach Settlement Over Cyber-Incident Disclosure
The Uber settlement is significantly larger than others reached with state attorneys general in recent years.
United States
15 Oct 2018
U.K. Financial Regulator Issues ฃ16.4 Million Fine For Cyber Fraud — And It's Not Even GDPR
The U.K. Financial Conduct Authority on Monday (1 October 2018) fined Tesco Personal Finance plc ฃ16.4 million for its failings in relation to a cyber attack in November 2016.
4 Oct 2018
Thoughts From The London Cybersecurity Breach Response Roundtable
It has been six weeks since the GDPR came into force, and as the consent and sign-up emails slowly stop flooding into our inboxes, the attention has started to shift from GDPR readiness...
13 Jul 2018
Eleventh Circuit Vacates FTC Cybersecurity Order Against LabMD
On June 6, 2018, at the urging of Ropes & Gray, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Eleventh Circuit vacated an order that the Federal Trade Commission (the "FTC") had imposed on LabMD, Inc...
United States
8 Jun 2018
Ninth Circuit's Flawed Zappos Decision Is Cautionary Tale For Corporate Victims Of Cyberattacks
As the well-known proverb provides, "no good deed goes unpunished." On March 8, 2018, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit unfortunately lent support to that theory when it reversed ...
United States
14 May 2018
$35 Million Yahoo Fine Reflects SEC's Heightened Cybersecurity Focus
On April 24, 2018, the Securities and Exchange Commission ("SEC") announced the settlement of its first-ever enforcement action against a company for an alleged failure to disclose a cybersecurity breach.
United States
8 May 2018
Privacy & Cybersecurity Summit (Videos)
The Privacy & Cybersecurity Summit, hosted by Ropes & Gray, brought together legal, compliance and risk management professionals for discussions about the many rapidly evolving technology...
United States
16 Apr 2018
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