Partner Aaron Tantleff was quoted in a Wall Street Journal article, “Compliance and Regulatory Heavy Lifting Ahead for Privacy Shield,” on March 10, 2016. The article discussed the data-transfer agreement between the United States and the European Union that establishes avenues for EU citizens to monitor their data and use by U.S. companies. Tantleff was quoted saying, “Certainly privacy shield provides individuals with a significant amount of new rights. That could be abused.” He continued to explain how EU data protection authorities (DPAs) will have an increased role, “The local DPAs have a lot of autonomy now. It empowers a DPA to say ‘I feel differently.'”
23 February 2024 In the News
Christopher Swift Comments on New U.S. Sanctions Against Russia
Foley & Lardner LLP partner Christopher Swift is quoted in the CBS article, “U.S. issues hundreds of new Russia sanctions over Alexey Navalny's death and war in Ukraine.”
22 February 2024 In the News
Louis Lehot Authors Article on the Business of Space Tourism
Foley & Lardner LLP partner Louis Lehot authored The Recorder article, “An M&A Lawyer's Insight Into Earth's Challenges From Outer Space,” exploring the growing business of space tourism and the plans underway for expanding this novel form of escape.
21 February 2024 In the News
Kate Gehl and Paul Piaskoski Author Article on FTC Approach to AI
Foley & Lardner LLP partner Kate Gehl and associate Paul Piaskoski authored the IP Litigator article, “FTC Weighs in on Threats to Competition from Artificial Intelligence in Comment to U.S. Copyright Office,” exploring the U.S. Federal Trade Commission’s approach to the emerging technology.