The objective of our 3things series is to highlight three key takeaways from evolving risk and regulatory issues impacting the Technology, Communications, Media & Entertainment and Hospitality, Gaming & Leisure sectors. Companies in these rapidly evolving industries face increasing market and competitive risks, as well as other internal and financial risks from the challenges of managing their complex - and often global - businesses.
They are also facing an uncertain regulatory environment, as regulators across the globe grapple with how to effectively implement their policy objectives in an era of unprecedented technological change. As these risk and regulatory issues emerge, we will publish future 3things which aims to provide a timely, concise and practical analyses of the issue.
While Online Service Providers (OSPs) currently rely on the provisions of the Digital Millennium Copyright Act (DMCA) to address copyright infringement by their users, it is becoming increasingly difficult for them to keep up with the sheer volume of notices and new innovations that make copyright infringement, not only easy, but often unintended.
This release discusses the FCC’s approval of the Broadband Privacy Order, its implications for telecommunication companies, and the potential impact of a new Republican Administration on FCC enforcement.
This release discusses New York State’s finalization of their regulatory framework for Daily Fantasy Sports (DFS) and the “state of play” in DFS across the U.S.
This report discusses the ambiguity around The Digital Millennium Copyright Act ("DMCA") statutory language and the need for clarity and new solutions to ensure ISPs are compliant when faced with copyright infringement.
PCI DSS v3.2 solid foundational standards will aid in helping hotel companies protect themselves against cardholder and other sensitive data breaches.
This release discusses the EU Commission's adoption of the E.U.-US Privacy Shield, uncertainty around the Shield’s permanence, and the future landscape of transatlantic data flows.
This release discusses the long-awaited DCCoA opinion addressing the FCC’s 2015 Open Internet Order, and more broadly the concept of Net Neutrality, has finally arrived.
This release discusses the opportunities and considerations involved for major players in the hospitality and travel industry interested in building a presence in Cuba.
This release highlights the potential NPRM specific guidelines, actionable privacy and security requirements ISPs will now be required to follow.
This report discusses the wide range of industries that will be impacted by the Trade Facilitation and Trade Enforcement Act.
This report discusses the elements MVPDs must provide about their "navigable services" to adhere to the proposed ruling by the FCC, and the line that is drawn between those that favor this proposed rule and those that are against it
This report discusses how Privacy Shield will face challenges along the road to implementation, causing concerns if it will provide protection under EU law and use personal data of EU citizens both inside and outside of the EU.
Nevada Senate Bill 9 permits casinos to offer games of skill, creating a new and potentially lucrative market. This report highlights three things you need to know to capitalize on this regulatory change.