Author Archives: James E. Leland

An Overview of Digital Lending Guidelines

Recently, the Reserve Bank of India (“RBI”) released guidelines on digital lending (“Guidelines”)[1]. The guidelines came amid concerns about data privacy breaches, unethical business practices and mis-selling to vulnerable customers… Read more »


HARRISBURG, Pa. (September 22) – The Pennsylvania Game Commission (PGC) and Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission (PFBC) are pleased to join other fish and wildlife conservation organizations across the country… Read more »

CNN Exclusive: DHS Rejects Plan to Protect Election Officials from Harassment Ahead of Midterm Elections

“DHS was very spooked after the Disinformation Governance Board failed to deploy, even though the message [from administration officials] was clear that we can’t back down, we can’t be bullied… Read more »

Lynchburg Named Among Virginia’s Best for Criminology, Public Health, Education, Environmental and Sports Sciences – University of Lynchburg

Lynchburg University has been recognized as one of the top schools in Virginia by the 2022 Plexuss World Rankings for multiple undergraduate programs. Most notably, Lynchburg ranked #2 in Virginia… Read more » Recognized as “Outstanding Website” by the Web Marketing Association | New

BISMARCK, ND — The North Dakota Department of Commerce’s Tourism and Marketing Division announced that North Dakota Tourism’s newly enhanced website has been recognized for its redesign as an “Outstanding… Read more »

CAT 2022: Application date extended to September 21, here’s how to apply and other important details

Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Bombay today announced the result of JEE Advanced 2022 on the official website. Candidates who have appeared for the exam can view the JEE 2022… Read more »

Redfin CEO and DoorDash Co-Founder Invest in New Mexico Real Estate Startup Building Portal – GeekWire

From left to right: Co-founder Max Blumen; CEO and Co-Founder Chet Kittleson, and Co-Founder Molly Braeunig. (Photo of distant houses) A trio of Redfin alumni team up to launch a… Read more »

Information Technology Office and Biggio Center Present New Funding Opportunity and Fall Workshop for AUX Faculty: Immersive Learning Experiences

Body of the review The Office of Information Technology, or OIT, and the Biggio Center are delighted to announce a funding opportunity and faculty workshop, AUX: Immersive learning experiences. The… Read more »

Karnataka 2nd additional result PUC 2022 tomorrow; Direct link, websites to check

The Karnataka Department of Pre-University Education will declare the 2nd Supplementary PUC Result 2022 tomorrow, 12th September. Karnataka PUC 2 Additional Result 2022 on 12th September Karnataka 2nd additional result… Read more »

A New Twist on Keystroke Monitoring Lawsuits – What Businesses Need to Know About Chatbots | Brownstein Hyatt Farber Schreck

In recent weeks, several class action lawsuits have been filed in California against various companies, including Tiffany & Co., Dollar Shave Club, Goodyear Tires, MAC Cosmetics and Michael Kors USA,… Read more »

East Tennessee state refuses to discriminate regardless of court order on Biden’s advice – Tennessee Lookout

East Tennessee State University changed an online description of federal protections for LGBTQ students, in response to a request from state Representative John Ragan, but the university reaffirmed that its… Read more »

Andrew Tate’s move to anti-‘cancellation culture’ streaming platform Rumble after social media ban prompts increased activity | Ents & Arts News

Activity on anti-cancel culture streaming platform Rumble surged after Andrew Tate relaunched on the site after being banned from Instagram, TikTok, YouTube and Facebook for breaking content rules detrimental. The… Read more »

CCPA Financial Sanctions: Four Takeaways From California AG’s $1.2 Million Enforcement Action That Should Inform Your Compliance Strategy | Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton LLP

We warned you last summer that the application of the California Consumer Privacy Act (“CCPA”) was intensifying! The California Attorney General (“CAG”) has announced an agreement with cosmetics retailer Sephora…. Read more »

Beware of QR code scams

Consumers’ use and familiarity with QR codes provide businesses with the ability to direct current or potential customers to their websites, mobile apps, digital marketplaces, or anything else available on… Read more »

Celebrities are tapping into the second-hand clothing trend by selling on pre-loved sites | vintage fashion

Would you buy a pair of Christian Dior sneakers previously worn by Lily Allen? How about a playsuit worn by Olivia Rodrigo or cropped jeans by Maisie Williams? The ability… Read more »

Felix Auger-Aliassime on learning about Federer, wearing the barricade and nights out in New York

Félix Auger-Aliassime loves both tennis equipment and fashion. (Photo by Mike … [+] Laurent/ISI Photos/Getty Images) Getty Images There’s just something about those night games in New York, even for… Read more »

FBI Warns People Employed in Health Care Sector of Ongoing Scam Involving Impersonation of Law Enforcement and Government Officials – FBI

BALTIMORE—The FBI is warning those employed in the healthcare industry about ongoing widespread fraud schemes in which scammers pose as law enforcement or government officials in an attempt to extort… Read more »

Congress ordered agencies to use technology that works for people with disabilities 24 years ago. Many still haven’t.

Ronza Othman, a blind attorney with the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services in Baltimore, lobbied her agency to adopt technology that people with disabilities can use. | Courtesy of… Read more »

TikTok’s in-app browser includes code that can monitor your keystrokes, researcher says

In-app browsers on TikTok and other apps include code that could potentially track user activity on websites. (Photo Illustration by Thiago Prudêncio/SOPA Images/LightRocket via Getty Images) SOPA Images/LightRocket via Getty… Read more »

Playmaker Capital Inc. Partners with Content Automation Platform Echobox to Accelerate Social Media Growth

TORONTO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Playmaker Capital Inc. (TSXV: PMKR) (“Playmaker”), the digital sports media company that delivers authentic content experiences through its portfolio of sports media and technology brands, today announced that it… Read more »

Australia blocks access to popular university cheating websites visited by thousands every month

University students will have to abandon dodgy practices after the higher education watchdog blocked a series of academic cheating websites. Australia’s university regulator, the Tertiary Education Quality and Standards Agency… Read more »

Social Media and Philanthropy: Your Guide

Footnotes : 1. Pew Research Center – Social Media Use in 2021 – Important information: The article is provided for informational purposes only. The information and data contained in… Read more »