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Ireland raid over privacy concerns jilts Facebook Dating

2020-02-13T21:38:00+00:00By

Facebook wants to play Cupid in Europe, but the Irish Data Protection Commission got its arrow in the tech giant first.

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Facebook reveals $550M settlement for Illinois privacy lawsuit

2020-01-30T20:10:00+00:00By

Facebook has reached a $550 million settlement in principle in connection with a class-action lawsuit it faced in Illinois over violations of a state biometric law.

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Embattled TikTok appoints global general counsel

2020-01-29T19:42:00+00:00By

TikTok announced veteran attorney Erich Andersen will join the company as global general counsel. His appointment comes at a time when the Beijing-based social networking app is under heightened scrutiny from the U.S. government.

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Top ethics and compliance failures of 2019

2019-12-27T17:13:00+00:00By

From antitrust and privacy concerns in the tech world to compliance officer liability in the pharmaceutical industry to unethical practices in the banking and accounting professions, more than a dozen companies made Compliance Week’s list of the biggest compliance fails in 2019.