• The days of the Federal Trade Commission requiring companies to carry out holistic data security overhauls to resolve government probes over privacy lapses are numbered, attorneys said Thursday after the Eleventh Circuit tossed a cease-and-desist order against a defunct cancer-screening lab for being too vague.

  • Blockchain Law Center
    (06/06/2018)

    As the regulatory environment for blockchain technologies and assets continues to take shape, Murphy & McGonigle’s Blockchain Law Center (www.blockchainlawcenter.com) provides a one-stop destination for the latest legal and regulatory developments in the application of blockchain technology.

  • Is your company prepared for its next cyber incident? Joseph Facciponti and Katherine McGrail of Murphy & McGonigle’s Cybersecurity, Cybercrime, & Incident Response Practice, say it is not “if,” but “when.” Read their 10 Takeaways on Cybersecurity for compliance officers and in-house counsel.

  • How the SEC Can Be a Better Lifeguard
    by: Daniel S. Alter | The WLF Legal Pulse | (05/31/2018)

    Commissioner Peirce’s Insightful Comments on Regulators’ Role in a Sea of FinTech Innovation. In this entry for The WLF Legal Pulse, the blog of the Washington Legal Foundation, partner Daniel Alter of the FinTech & Blockchain Practice identifies the divergent regulatory approaches for the SEC as regulatory frameworks for crypto assets take shape.