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About Jon Frankel

Jon Frankel

Jon Frankel has been advising clients on privacy, data security, e-commerce, intellectual property and litigation matters for more than 15 years. Jon provides practical advice to mitigate privacy and data security risks and helps clients navigate a myriad of complex data collection, use and sharing cases. Jon advises on health and children’s privacy; email, SMS and telemarketing; mobile applications; user generated content; contests, promotions, and sweepstakes, online gaming; and requests from law enforcement. Prior to joining ZwillGen, Jon was a partner in the Washington, D.C. office of Bingham McCutchen, LLP, where he co-chaired the Privacy and Security Group.

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Last month, I blogged about how California AG Kamala Harris had issued warning to multiple mobile app developers that they were violating the California Online Privacy Protection Act (OPPA) for failing to conspicuously post their privacy...

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On November 29, 2012, the Federal Communications Commission issued an important Declaratory Ruling concerning the legality of sending a text message to confirm a user’s request to opt-out of receiving future text messages.  As background,...

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On July 24, 2012, Reps. Edward J. Markey and Joe Barton sent letters to nine major data brokerage companies, including Acxiom, Epsilon (Alliance Data Systems), Equifax, Experian, Harte-Hanks, Intelius, FICO, Merkle and Meredith Corp., asking...

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As many as 100 mobile app providers, including United Continental Air Lines, Delta Air Lines and Open Table, have received warnings from the California Attorney General that they are violating the California Online Privacy Protection...

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On October 9, 2012, the Digital Advertising Alliance (“DAA”), issued a significant statement concerning the new Do-Not-Track (“DNT”) default setting that will be part of Microsoft’s newest Internet Explorer – version 10 (“IE 10”), the...

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