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Georgia Disallows State-Law Claims for Negligent Disclosure of Personal Data

In Dept. of Labor v. McConnell, the Georgia Supreme Court affirmed that an individual could not pursue certain state-law claims for negligence, breach of fiduciary duty or invasion of privacy, where the disclosure of personal data was not alleged to have been through a criminal act or have resulted directly in identity theft or unauthorized charges. Read More ›

The Driverless Car – Ready or Not, Here It Comes

Binary Tunnel

As we roll into 2019’s peak travel season, automakers are hitting the gas on developing the necessary tech to support their self-driving (or "autonomous") vehicle platforms. Read More ›

The Use and Legal Ramifications of Artificial Intelligence Entering the Workforce

Robots in line for a job interview

Fifty years ago, auto manufacturing plants were filled with thousands of people on large assembly lines. Flash forward to today and these same plants are filled with robots working alongside individuals, and in some cases, entirely replacing human workers. Read More ›

Domain Name Enforcement Post-GDPR

Confusing domain name enforcement post-GDPR

The practical effect of the GDPR in connection with domain name enforcement can leave (and should leave) even the staunchest supporters of data privacy rights scratching their heads. Read More ›

California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA) FAQ

CCPA FAQ

Download our CCPA FAQ to see the answers to what others like you are asking. Read More ›

HR 171: Kentucky’s First Step Towards a Sustainable and Innovative Blockchain Market

For anyone who has been paying attention to the recent cryptocurrency craze globally and the growing industry buzz around its underlying technology, it is apparent that blockchain technologies may become the future: the future of online transactions, securing data, supply chains, internal operations and many more. Read More ›

Does the California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA) Apply to Your Business? A Flowchart

CCPA Flowchart

Download the full CCPA flowchart PDF to see if the CCPA applies to your business. Read More ›

California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA) Checklist

California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA) Checklist

Download our CCPA checklist PDF to start to get an understanding of what is involved in CCPA compliance.  Read More ›

SPNB Charters for FinTech Companies: A Primer

SPNB Charters for FinTech Companies: A Primer

The number of tech companies offering alternatives to traditional banks has increased severalfold in recent years, piquing the attention of state and federal regulators.  Read More ›

SPNB Charters for FinTech Companies Will Impact Your Litigation Work

SPNB Charters for FinTech Companies Will Impact Your Litigation Work

Experienced counsel who regularly litigate for or against federally chartered and regulated financial institutions appreciate the differences that apply when a federally chartered and regulated financial institution is the plaintiff or defendant. Read More ›

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Michael E. Nitardy is a member in the litigation department. Michael helps clients comply with the proper use and disclosure of personal information in addition to investigating and addressing potential data breaches.

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