On August 29, 2021, the New York City Administrative Code Int. 2311-2021 was passed into law by the New York City Council.
On August 26, 2021, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit confirmed the noninfringement decision in the matter of Data Engine Techs. LLC v. Google LLC.
On August 31, 2021, Illinois-based Metro Infectious Disease Consultants (MIDC) notified over 171 thousand patients that their personally identifiable information (PII) and protected health information (PHI) was at risk.
On August 30, 2021, DuPage Medical Group announced that they experienced a data breach that put nearly 600 thousand patients’ personal identifiable information at risk.
Recently, Wawa, Inc. has agreed to a $9 million settlement in the matter of In re Wawa, Inc. Data Security Litigation.
On August 27, 2021, the Cook County Circuit Court of Illinois rejected facial recognition technology company Clearview AI’s Motion to drop the American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) data privacy matter.
Proofpoint Awarded $13.5 Million in Copyright Infringement and Trade Secret Misappropriation Lawsuit Against Vade Secure
On August 24, 2021, a judge in the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California awarded cybersecurity firm Proofpoint $13.5 million against French email security firm Vade Secure.
Recently, Bell Northern Research (BNR) sued Apple, Inc. for infringing upon 10 BNR patents relating to battery power conservation technologies.
On August 17, 2021, T-Mobile announced the cellular company experienced a massive data breach that put millions of customers’ information at risk.
On August 13, 2021, chief administrative law judge Charles Bullock ruled on the intellectual property matter between Sonos, Inc. and Google, Inc., and determined that Google had infringed upon five Sonos patents.
On August 10, 2021, fintech solutions company Pines Lab allegedly experienced a massive data breach, compromising around 500,000 records.
On August 10, 2021, Apple and IOS software security and vulnerability developer company Corellium reached a settlement in their copyright infringement dispute.