September 29, 2022
Regulations impose on financial institutions a strenuous set of capture and storage requirements for electronic communications. Several of these regulations are over half a century old and do not contemplate the ever-accelerating shift to new and innovative forms of eComms. The solution: focusing on content, maintaining current controls, and developing and properly enforcing policies.
In our latest podcast, Anthony Diana, John Lukanski, and Kiran Somashekara join Robert Cruz from Smarsh to discuss electronic communications capture and storage requirements and how they impact financial institutions.
September 21, 2022
Major developments are taking place in the regulation of data in China. Kicking off a quick overview of the developments, Amy Yin joins Bryan Tan to cover the ground on the new data protection and data security laws.
September 7, 2022
Join Angie Matney and Anthony Diana from Reed Smith, James Hart from Lighthouse, and Emily Dimond from PNC as they discuss M365’s vision-specific accessibility tools. They explore the types of tools offered, the technical and legal implications of their use, and a framework that businesses can employ to address the various associated risks and considerations.
August 23, 2022
Cynthia O’Donoghue and Aselle Ibraimova from Reed Smith’s London Office discuss changes in the EU/UK to the standard contractual clauses for data transfers between EU/UK and non-EU/non-UK countries. The two explore the new interpretations of the rules on data transfers by the EU Data Protection authorities, the impact on day-to-day compliance, the introduction of data transfer tools by other countries around the world, and the adjustments that businesses need to make as a result of these changes.
August 18, 2022
Financial regulators are increasingly concerned with the enforcement of electronic communication requirements, making compliance a top priority for financial institutions. However, compliance has become greatly complicated by the many changing and emerging technologies as well as an amorphous definition of what an eComm actually is.
Anthony Diana and Therese Craparo join Robert Cruz from Smarsh to discuss what electronic communications are and how they impact financial institutions.
August 9, 2022
Companies are increasingly looking for technological solutions that are accessible to their employees and customers with disabilities, including within M365. Angie Matney and Anthony Diana from Reed Smith, James Hart from Lighthouse, and Emily Dimond from PNC discuss accessibility laws and regulations, the general approach to accessibility in M365, and related privacy, security records and eDiscovery considerations.
July 7, 2022
Christine Morgan, whom The Daily Journal recognizes as “one of the country’s leading experts on what is, and what is not, an abstract idea” under the Alice defense, joins Hallie Wimberly to discuss how to successfully navigate the complex issues related to Section 101 of the U.S. Patent Code, including how to protect clients from expensive patent litigation on abstract patents by invalidating them early on in litigation.
July 6, 2022
In Q1 2022, the UK’s Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) issued 26 enforcement actions. Reed Smith associates Angelika Bialowas and Aselle Ibraimova compare these with enforcement actions from last year and share their predictions of what to expect in the future.
June 21, 2022
Anthony Diana and Samantha Walsh join Lighthouse’s Matthew Newington to discuss the complex eDiscovery considerations of Teams, including challenges with data preservation and collection, determining whether to treat Teams channels as a custodial or non-custodial data source, identifying “relevant” channels, and preserving and collecting third party application data.