All posts by Fernando Pinguelo

As a trial lawyer, Fernando M. Pinguelo focuses his practice on cyber security, crisis & risk management, eDiscovery, Intellectual Property, Labor & Employment, Business Torts and Antitrust. He is also the chairman of the Cyber Security and Data Protection practice and co-chair of Crisis & Risk Management at Scarinci Hollenbeck LLC in Lyndhurst, New Jersey.

Cybersecurity Information Sharing Act

Cybersecurity Information Sharing Act Busin...

Jul 06, 2016No Comments638 Views

The Department of Justice and the Department of Homeland Security recently issued guidance that clarifies how the Cybersecurity Information Sharing Act (CISA) will impact the

Cyber Threats on Small Businesses

Cyber Threats on Small Businesses Come from...

May 11, 2016No Comments703 Views

Cyber Threats on Small Businesses Come from All Angles The Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) recently issued several “cyber alerts” that may impact small businesses

Metadata in Electronic Documents

New Jersey Supreme Court Addresses Use of M...

May 03, 2016No Comments685 Views

New Jersey Supreme Court Addresses Use of Metadata in Electronic Documents The Supreme Court of New Jersey recently issued an administrative determination regarding whether a

CFPB Makes Example of Dwolla Inc. in Monmouth County

CFPB Makes Example of Dwolla Inc. in Monmou...

Apr 08, 2016No Comments562 Views

CFPB Makes Example of Dwolla Inc. in Monmouth County Monmouth County businesses have another “cybercop” to worry about. The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) recently

CFAA violation

Computer Hacking Defendant Loses in U.S. Su...

Feb 11, 2016No Comments783 Views

Computer Hacking Defendant Loses at U.S. Supreme Court In a unanimous decision, the U.S. Supreme Court held recently that the former executive of a logistics

FTC laws

FTC to Rely on Existing Laws to Police Corp...

Jan 19, 2016No Comments698 Views

FTC to Rely on Existing Laws to Police Corporate Use of Big Data The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) recently issued a report outlining a number

Corporate Use of Big Data is Growing, But are the Laws that Police them?

Corporate Use of Big Data is Growing, But a...

Jan 18, 2016No Comments707 Views

The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) recently issued a report outlining a number of legal concerns for businesses to consider regarding the corporate use of big

New Jersey Cybersecurity Commission

Proposed Bill Would Create New Jersey Cyber...

Oct 12, 2015No Comments770 Views

Will we now have a New Jersey Cybersecurity Commission? In the wake of the recent denial of service (DoS) attack that crippled Rutgers University, New

cybersecurity confidence

Survey Reveals Many Business Executives Lac...

Sep 08, 2015No Comments926 Views

Do you lack cybersecurity confidence? Don’t worry many Business Executives don’t understand cybersecurity confidence. As cyber threats against U.S. businesses continue to grow, most companies

Third Circuit Affirms FTC’s Cybersecurity Authority

The FTC Cybersecurity Authority Is Affirmed...

Aug 31, 2015No Comments1499 Views

Decisions have been made regarding the FTC’s cybersecurity authority… In a precedential decision, the Third Circuit Cmorourt of Appeals recently affirmed the cybersecurity authority of