- Blog: Haynes and Boone BlogsIRS Expands Self-Correction Program Under EPCRSPosted on April 23, 2019 by Haynes and Boone Benefits GroupThe IRS recently published Rev. Proc. 2019-19, which sets forth the most current consolidated statement of the correction programs under the IRS’s Employee Plans Compliance Resolution System (“EPCRS”). Pursuant to the new guidance, which became effective April 19, 2019, eligible plan sponsors may use the self-correction program (“SCP”) component of EPCRS to correct certain failures […] The post IRS Expands Self-Correction Program Under EPCRS appeared first on Haynes and Boone Blogs.
- Blog: Privacy and Information Security Law BlogDutch DPA Issues Guidelines on Privacy Policies Following InvestigationPosted on April 23, 2019 by Hunton Andrews Kurth LLPOn April 17, 2019, the Dutch Data Protection Authority issued six recommendations for companies, to be taken into account when drafting privacy policies. This blog entry provides an overview of the recommendations as well as the investigation which preceded their issuance. Continue Reading
- Blog: Ireland IP & Technology Law BlogEDPB issues draft guidelines on the contractual necessity legal basis in the context of online servicesPosted on April 16, 2019 by Davinia BrennanThe EDPB has released new draft guidelines 2/2019 on the contractual necessity legal basis for processing personal data in the context of the provision of online services to data subjects. The guidelines emphasise the narrow scope of the contractual necessity legal basis. A controller must be able to demonstrate that the processing is ‘objectively necessary’...Continue Reading…
- Blog: The FirewallArbitration Clauses & BIPA: The Broader the BetterPosted on April 15, 2019 by Heather L. KramerAfter the Illinois Supreme Court’s decision in January holding that a plaintiff need not show actual harm to be an “aggrieved person” under the Illinois Biometric Information Privacy Act (“BIPA”), parties litigating under BIPA have been testing other defenses. One of those defenses is whether BIPA matters can be compelled to arbitration pursuant to an... Continue Reading
- Blog: Antitrust UpdateUpdate: NCAA Loses in Suit Challenging Student-Athlete Compensation and Benefit Limits, Prepares for AppealPosted on April 7, 2019 by Timothy H. Gray, Robert P. LoBueLast year we wrote about the summary judgment decision in an MDL class action then pending in the U.S. District Court for the Central District of California, In re NCAA Athletic Grant-In-Aid Cap Antitrust Litigation. The suit against the National Collegiate Athletic Association and eleven member athletic conferences is a challenge by the plaintiffs (men’s football, [...]
- Blog: MMM Tech Law & Business ReportSE Tech Podcast Ep. 65 – Digital Scientists Bob Klein SE Tech PodcastPosted on March 21, 2019 by AdminDigital Scientists is a software innovation lab led by an innovative team of designers and developers using the latest frameworks and tools to deliver awesome new software products. In this episode we speak with Digital Scientists CEO, Bob Klein. Bob Klein has spent his career driving innovation and change at companies like DHL, Caterpillar Overseas […]