New Jersey Advisory Committee on Professional Ethics Joint Opinion 732 New Jersey Committee on Attorney Advertising Joint Opinion 44 Committee on the Unauthorized Practice of Law Joint Opinion 54

Topic: “Lawyers Participating in Impermissible Lawyer Referral Services and Providing Legal Services for Unregistered Legal Service Plans – Avvo, LegalZoom, Rocket Lawyer, and Similar Companies” From the Opinion In sum, the Committees find that the Avvo website offers an impermissible

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U.S. tech giants advocate approval of law to extend U.S. Privacy Act rights to non-citizens

On April 28, 2015, several major tech companies (e.g., Google, Facebook, Microsoft, Yahoo) together with some national associations (e.g., Transatlantic Business Council and the U.S. Chamber of Commerce) sent a letter to Chttp://www.technethics.com/ongress urging it to support the bipartisan Judicial

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CONTRIBUTORS

Cristina Arhire Andre Bywater Riccardo Cabazzi Richard P. Callison Stefano Cancarini Adriana Contreras Nathan M. Crystal João Ferreira Pinto Francesca Giannoni-Crystal Allyson Haynes Stuart Maria Ostashenko Kenneth N. Rashbaum Federica Romanelli Joshua N. Rubin Crisina Vicarelli Ernesto Velarde Danache Arlan

EU Data Protection Supervisor (EDPS) appointed

The next EU Data Protection Supervisor (EDPS) will be Mr. Giovanni Buttarelli and his Assistant Supervisor will be Wojciech Rafał Wiewiórowski. Parliament appoints the EDPS and the Supervisor by common accord with the Council. The two bodies must still sign the nomination

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