A class-action lawsuit alleges MDLive violated privacy rights by sending QA data (including medical information) to a testing service without clearly informing users. It’s not clear whether HIPAA applies.
The Protecting Data at the Border Act would require U.S. Customs and Border Protection agents to obtain a warrant before asking for passwords to search the digital devices of Americans. The bill has co-sponsors from both sides of the aisle in both the House and the Senate.
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