Human rights

First National Bank Alaska Declares Dividend for Third Quarter 2021

Friday, July 30, 2021 - 8:08pm

At the Board of Directors Meeting held July 29, 2021, a cash dividend of $3.20 per share was declared, payable on September 15, 2021, to shareholders of record as of September 1, 2021.

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At the Board of Directors Meeting held July 29, 2021, a cash dividend of $3.20 per share was declared, payable on September 15, 2021, to shareholders of record as of September 1, 2021.
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Creating a Safe, Inclusive and Open Online Environment

Thursday, July 29, 2021 - 3:00pm

These proposals aim to support inclusive online participation and protect public safety, while protecting the freedom of expression and privacy of Canadians online.

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  • These proposals aim to support inclusive online participation and protect public safety, while protecting the freedom of expression and privacy of Canadians online.
  • We need consistent and transparent rules for how online platforms address hate, incitement of violence and harmful online content.
  • This engagement is a crucial step in proposing solutions for a safer and more inclusive online environment where everyone can be heard."
  • Along with the recent introduction of Bill C-36, the engagement being launched today will help create an online environment that is safer and more inclusive for all Canadians."

FTC to Host Virtual PrivacyCon 2021 on July 27

Thursday, July 29, 2021 - 12:02am

The Federal Trade Commission will host PrivacyCon 2021 to examine the latest research and trends related to consumer privacy and data security.

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  • The Federal Trade Commission will host PrivacyCon 2021 to examine the latest research and trends related to consumer privacy and data security.
  • A link to view PrivacyCon will be posted the morning of the event to ftc.gov and the event page .
  • The event will feature remarks by Commissioner Rebecca Kelly Slaughter and FTC Chief Technologist Erie Meyer, as well as presentations and discussions on a variety of privacy and data security research.
  • The event will be tweeted live from the FTCs Twitter page (@FTC) using the hashtag #PrivacyCon21.

FTC to Host Virtual PrivacyCon 2021 on July 27

Thursday, July 29, 2021 - 12:02am

The Federal Trade Commission will host PrivacyCon 2021 to examine the latest research and trends related to consumer privacy and data security.

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  • The Federal Trade Commission will host PrivacyCon 2021 to examine the latest research and trends related to consumer privacy and data security.
  • A link to view PrivacyCon will be posted the morning of the event to ftc.gov and the event page .
  • The event will feature remarks by Commissioner Rebecca Kelly Slaughter and FTC Chief Technologist Erie Meyer, as well as presentations and discussions on a variety of privacy and data security research.
  • The event will be tweeted live from the FTCs Twitter page (@FTC) using the hashtag #PrivacyCon21.

Scott Cole & Associates Announces U.C. San Diego Health Data Breach Investigation

Wednesday, July 28, 2021 - 9:18pm

San Diego on claims of negligence and invasion of privacy arising out of the health care facilitys recent high-profile data breach.

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  • San Diego on claims of negligence and invasion of privacy arising out of the health care facilitys recent high-profile data breach.
  • The volume of data admittedly gathered in this attack is shocking, says Scott Cole, the principal attorney at the investigating firm.
  • Scott Cole & Associates is collecting all available information regarding this latest cyber-attack and is interested in learning how it affected the patients, employees and students of U.C.
  • Since its inception in 1992, Scott Cole & Associates has litigated countless matters against businesses of all types, and in nearly every industry imaginable.

mParticle Introduces Data Privacy and Control Features to Help Brands Comply with iOS 14.5 Apple App Tracking Transparency Requirements

Wednesday, July 28, 2021 - 2:00pm

NEW YORK, July 28, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- mParticle , the largest independent Customer Data Platform, today announced a series of new features to help companies comply with data privacy rules and regulations, including the latest Apple iOS 14.5 App Tracking Transparency (ATT) requirements.

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  • NEW YORK, July 28, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- mParticle , the largest independent Customer Data Platform, today announced a series of new features to help companies comply with data privacy rules and regulations, including the latest Apple iOS 14.5 App Tracking Transparency (ATT) requirements.
  • mParticle is the first CDP to help customers enforce granular privacy controls in compliance with iOS 14.5 privacy guidelines.
  • "Data privacy and governance are critical requirements for brands to address in their data strategy," said Chee Chew, Chief Product Officer, mParticle.
  • mParticle is introducing a series of features designed to help companies comply with Apple ATT and foster trust with their customers.

Datavant Closes Ciox Merger, Announces Launch of Datavant Switchboard

Wednesday, July 28, 2021 - 1:00pm

Datavant is the nation's largest health data ecosystem, powering secure data connectivity on behalf of thousands of providers, payers, health data analytics companies, patient-facing applications, government agencies, research institutions, and life science companies.

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  • Datavant is the nation's largest health data ecosystem, powering secure data connectivity on behalf of thousands of providers, payers, health data analytics companies, patient-facing applications, government agencies, research institutions, and life science companies.
  • "Today, we are thrilled to announce Datavant Switchboard, which makes it easy for institutions in the Datavant ecosystem to connect disparate datasets, control how their data is used, and comply with applicable regulations regarding patient privacy."
  • "Solving data fragmentation in healthcare is one of the most important challenges of our time," said Travis May, Co-Founder and President of Datavant.
  • With the merger and today's product launch, we are excited to tackle this problem at scale for the industry."

WireWheel Recognized in Two 2021 HypeCycle™ Reports by Gartner(R) for Second Consecutive Year

Tuesday, July 27, 2021 - 6:36pm

The research firm cited the company as a sample vendor in both the Privacy Management Tools and Subject Rights Requests categories.

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  • The research firm cited the company as a sample vendor in both the Privacy Management Tools and Subject Rights Requests categories.
  • In April, WireWheel was named a Leader in the IDC MarketScape: Privacy Management Software 2021 Vendor Assessment (doc #US46858221, April 2021)'' for the breadth of its platform and continued innovation in the privacy space.
  • We are honored to be recognized again by Gartner as a sample vendor in privacy software, said Justin Antonipillai, CEO of WireWheel.
  • Gartner estimates that before year-end 2023, more than 80% of companies worldwide will be facing at least one privacy-focused data protection regulation".

Enveil and Sayari Partnership Unlocks Secure and Private Data Access

Tuesday, July 27, 2021 - 2:00pm

Enveil , the pioneering Privacy Enhancing Technology company protecting Data in Use, and Sayari , the global corporate data provider and commercial intelligence platform, today announced a partnership and product integration to increase data value by expanding secure and private usage and access.

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  • Enveil , the pioneering Privacy Enhancing Technology company protecting Data in Use, and Sayari , the global corporate data provider and commercial intelligence platform, today announced a partnership and product integration to increase data value by expanding secure and private usage and access.
  • Working with Sayari allows our customers to seamlessly access these rich data holdings without compromising their business or mission objectives, said Ellison Anne Williams, Founder and CEO of Enveil.
  • Privacy Enhancing Technologies are revolutionizing data access and usage and working directly with leading data and intelligence platforms like Sayari allows us to deliver that value broadly and efficiently.
  • Enveil is a pioneering Privacy Enhancing Technology company protecting Data in Use for secure data usage, sharing, and monetization.

Clearlake Capital's José E. Feliciano Named Robert F. Kennedy Human Rights 2021 Ripple of Hope Awards Laureate

Tuesday, July 27, 2021 - 4:00pm

SANTA MONICA, Calif., July 27, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Clearlake Capital Group, L.P. ("Clearlake"), a leading investment firm that invests in the technology, industrials, and consumer sectors, today announcedthat Clearlake Co-founder and Managing Partner Jos E. Feliciano has been named a winner of the Robert F. Kennedy Human Rights 2021 Ripple of Hope Awards.

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  • SANTA MONICA, Calif., July 27, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Clearlake Capital Group, L.P. ("Clearlake"), a leading investment firm that invests in the technology, industrials, and consumer sectors, today announcedthat Clearlake Co-founder and Managing Partner Jos E. Feliciano has been named a winner of the Robert F. Kennedy Human Rights 2021 Ripple of Hope Awards.
  • "It is a great honor to be recognized by Robert F. Kennedy Human Rights, an organization that has been working tirelessly for decades to overcome inequality and promote human rights," said Mr. Feliciano.
  • In addition to his Clearlake responsibilities, Mr. Feliciano and his wife, Kwanza Jones, are co-founders of the SUPERCHARGED Initiative.
  • Learn more about RFK Human Rights and its annual Ripple of Hope Award at RFKHumanRights.org/Awards .