Jun 15, 2021

European Commission Implements Updated Standard Contractual Clauses for Cross-Border Transfers and New Standard Contractual Clauses for Controller and Processor Relationships - Part II of II: Controller-Processor SCCs

On June 4, 2021 the European Commission (“Commission”) implemented two sets of standard contractual clauses (“SCCs”). One set, which we covered on June 7th in Part I, governs cross-border transfers of personal data and seeks to align the SCCs with the requirements of the European Union’s (“EU”) General Data Protection...

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Jun 16, 2021

Invasion of the Regulatory Body-Snatchers: A New Agenda at the SEC

On June 11, 2021, the Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs released the Spring 2021 Unified Agenda of Regulatory and Deregulatory Actions. This report includes the priority regulatory items for the Securities and Exchange Commission (“SEC”) in 2021, which have been added to the SEC’s updated regulatory agenda. According to...

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Jun 16, 2021

Experienced Litigator William Bloom Joins Maynard Cooper & Gale

Maynard Cooper & Gale (Maynard) is pleased to welcome William Bloom to the Litigation Group. Bloom joins the Firm as Of Counsel, working from Maynard’s Birmingham office. Upon graduating from the University of Virginia School of Law in 2012, Bloom served as Law Clerk for the Honorable William H. Pryor...

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