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Modern Day Litigation, Cyber Defamation, and Law in Sports & Entertainment

Tag Archives: HIPAA

You still believe “private” Facebook posts are really private?

Posted in Litigation & Appeals, Privacy Law, Social Media Law
Do you post things “privately” to Facebook, which you wouldn’t ordinarily post to a public forum that anyone could access (as opposed to being limited to your Facebook friends or circles)? A few weeks ago, I wrote about the consequences of deleting something from the internet, questioning the extent to which those things are really “gone.” Very… Continue Reading

The 12 Days of … Privacy?

Posted in Privacy Law
Do you love your smartphone, can’t imagine coping without it by your side 24/7, but at the same time are concerned about your expectation of privacy? Earlier this week, Boston attorney Cynthia Larose posted a great recap and summary of the current law and pending legislation in the areas of biometrics, facial recognition, geolocation (a/k/a GPS… Continue Reading