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May 21, 2018Published Article

The Facebook factor: Zuckerberg’s mea culpa reveals intolerable privacy practices

The Last Watchdog

Michael Best attorneys Adrienne Ehrhardt, Elizabeth Rogers and Ryan Sulkin co-authored an article, "The Facebook factor: Zuckerberg’s mea culpa reveals intolerable privacy practices" which was featured in The Last Watchdog on May 21, 2018.

"In the words of the Nobel Prize writer Bob Dylan, “The times, they are a-changin.’” Revelations in the press about Facebook’s current privacy problems, and a new comprehensive European Union privacy framework that impacts American businesses, may be changing the climate towards more data privacy regulations by United States lawmakers.

As technology and uses for data surge ahead at breakneck speed, however, the testimony of Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg seemed to highlight both the public’s and lawmakers’ limited understanding of the impact that dizzying advancement has on individual privacy and on our society at-large."

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