The Google Conviction and What it Means for You
Original broadcast date: March 5, 2010
The criminal conviction of three Google executives brings into focus potential new risks for organizations and their employees. The ruling suggests that privacy professionals can be held criminally liable for their company's information practices, and raises serious questions about who is responsible for user-generated content in the Web 2.0 world. Will legal compliance become complicated by consent requirements? How should companies proceed in this new realm of uncertainty? Hear our panel of experts as they explore the facts, decisions and fallout of the precedent-setting decision.
Rocco Panetta, Partner, Panetta & Associati — Studio Legale
Bridget Treacy, Partner, Hunton & Williams
Miriam Wugmeister, Partner, Morrison & Foerster