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19 Jul 2018, 12:36 pm by Media Law Prof
Kurt Wimmer, Covington & Burling LLP, is publishing Free Expression and EU Privacy Regulation: Can the GDPR Reach U.S. [read post]
19 Aug 2019, 8:25 am
Covington & Burling partners Peter Lichtenbaum and Kurt Wimmer registered to lobby for Maria Ressa, founder of the media site Rappler. [read post]
26 Feb 2014, 8:44 am by Steve Satterfield
Kurt Wimmer, co-chair of Covington’s Global Privacy and Data Security Practice Group, sat down yesterday with NPR’s Robert Siegel to talk about the privacy implications of photography in the age of wearable technology. [read post]
28 Oct 2012, 8:41 am by Josephine Liu
By Kurt Wimmer and Josephine Liu The United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime has released a report warning that terrorists are increasingly using the Internet to spread propaganda, recruit and train supporters, finance their activities, and plan terrorist attacks.  [read post]
27 Jan 2014, 11:18 am by Rebecca Tushnet
  Written testimony from June Besek (fair use is too big, especially with respect to Google), Peter Jaszi (no, it's not), David Lowery (music remixes and sampling etc. aren't fair use; licensing is perfect),  Naomi Novik (transformative works are great and need protection; licensing is no substitute), and Kurt Wimmer (no congressional action is required even though some courts read "transformative" too broadly; licensing is better). [read post]
20 Oct 2011, 3:56 pm by Colin O'Keefe
Jason Shinn continues his push to be one of the best employment law bloggers on the Network while Bruce Khula, Kurt Wimmer, Andrew Stevenson and Mark Brennan all make their first appearance in a top ten. [read post]
28 Jan 2014, 9:44 am by Sergio Muñoz Sarmiento
Some of Tuesday’s witnesses — including Newspaper Association of America general counsel Kurt Wimmer and singer/songwriter David Lowery — will tell subcommittee members that the fair use doctrine is working as intended and should not be rewritten. [read post]
25 Jul 2014, 11:23 am by Inside Privacy
By Gabriel Slater and Kurt Wimmer As reported in the press, President Obama plans to issue an Executive Order authorizing the Commerce Department’s National Telecommunications and Information Administration (“NTIA”) to coordinate the development of privacy guidelines for commercial drone operations. [read post]
25 Jul 2014, 11:23 am by Inside Privacy
By Gabriel Slater and Kurt Wimmer As reported in the press, President Obama plans to issue an Executive Order authorizing the Commerce Department’s National Telecommunications and Information Administration (“NTIA”) to coordinate the development of privacy guidelines for commercial drone operations. [read post]
21 Jun 2012, 2:00 pm by Guest Author
By guest blogger KURT WIMMER, ESQ., partner at Covington & Burling LLP in Washington, D.C., and chairman of The Media Institute’s First Amendment Advisory Council. [read post]
11 Oct 2012, 12:00 am by Guest Author
[EDITORS’ NOTE:  Kurt Wimmer is a partner in the Washington, D.C., office of Covington & Burling LLP. [read post]
28 Jan 2014, 1:07 pm by Libbie Canter
  Along with Joanne McNabb of the Office of the California Attorney General, Kurt Wimmer and I will be discussing the recent amendment and best practices for implementation during a January 29 webinar entitled “Transparency Around ‘Do Not Track’: Best Practices Regarding California’s Privacy Amendments and Related Legislative Developments” (sponsored by Bloomberg BNA). [read post]
3 Jan 2013, 11:35 am by Steve Satterfield
The session will be moderated by Kurt Wimmer, co-chair, Global Privacy and Data Security Practice, Covington & Burling, with assistance from Covington colleagues including Matt DelNero, Lindsey Tonsager and other members of the InsidePrivacy.com team. [read post]
5 Jun 2013, 6:41 pm by Kurt Wimmer
By Chris Higby & Kurt Wimmer Yesterday, the Federal Trade Commission held a forum on Mobile Security: Potential Threats and Solutions. [read post]
1 Feb 2014, 11:48 am by Mary Minow
Kurt Wimmer General Counsel Newspaper Association of America 012814 Testimony – Wimmer.pdf (288.1 KBs)     The post Fair Use hearings in Congress January 28, 2014 appeared first on Stanford Copyright and Fair Use Center. [read post]
13 Sep 2013, 3:44 pm by Jeff Kosseff
By Kurt Wimmer and Jeff Kosseff The Senate Judiciary Committee on Thursday approved a bill that would prevent federal prosecutors, agencies and civil litigants from forcing journalists to reveal their confidential sources without court approval. [read post]
9 Mar 2014, 9:01 pm by David S. Kemp
Testimony of Kurt Wimmer Finally, in his testimony, Kurt Wimmer, general counsel for the Newspaper Association of America, [read post]
27 Mar 2018, 12:16 pm by Inside Privacy
“Jetty was present at the very inception of the EU privacy laws, and has remained at the leading edge of new developments over the course of her career,” said Kurt Wimmer, co-chair of the firm’s global Data Privacy and Cybersecurity practice. [read post]