Navigation Links
Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati Expands Consumer Regulatory Practice
Date:1/13/2009

- Hires FTC Bureau Chief Lydia Parnes -

PALO ALTO, Calif., Jan. 13 /PRNewswire/ -- Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati, the premier provider of legal services to technology, life sciences, and growth enterprises worldwide, today announced that Lydia Parnes will join the firm as a new partner in March. The current director of the Bureau of Consumer Protection (BCP) at the Federal Trade Commission (FTC), Parnes is a highly regarded expert in the field of consumer protection, particularly in the areas of privacy, data security, Internet advertising, and general advertising and marketing practices. She will be based in the firm's Washington, D.C., office.

(Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20040225/SFWSGRLOGO)

"The global regulatory climate has grown more stringent and complex, and we have seen an increasing need for expanded expertise on consumer-protection issues from our clients, especially those in the technology and digital media sectors," said CEO John Roos. "As one of the country's foremost consumer-protection officials, Lydia brings unparalleled experience to the firm's regulatory practice when it comes to privacy, security, and other consumer concerns."

During her tenure at the FTC, Parnes has played a pivotal role in the development of the nation's privacy and security laws and policies. She joined the agency in 1981 as attorney advisor to the chairman, and then served in a variety of management positions, including assistant director of the Division of Policy and Evaluation and associate director of the Division of Marketing Practices. In 1992, she was appointed deputy director of the Bureau of Consumer Protection and was named director in 2004, the year in which the President conferred on her the rank of Meritorious Executive in the Senior Executive Service. As director of BCP, Parnes oversa
'/>"/>

SOURCE Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati
Copyright©2009 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2

Related medicine news :

1. Turn the Corner Honors Andy Abrahams Wilson, Director of Under Our Skin, for His Dedication in the Fight Against Lyme Disease
2. TeamStaff Promotes Kevin Wilson to President of Government Staffing Subsidiary
3. AMA Foundation Presents the Arthur N. Wilson, MD Scholarship to Promising Medical Student From Southeast Alaska
4. Improving Health Care for the Worlds Poor: Public Health Experts Suggest Future Steps at Wilson Center
5. East African Experts Discuss Population, Health, Environment at Wilson Center
6. Improving Access to Safe Water, Sanitation, Hygiene Requires Better Decision-Making Tools, Finds Joint Wilson Center-Pacific Institute Report
7. Batesville Holdings, Inc., Appoints Doug Wilson Senior Vice President Human Resources
8. How does P wave dispersion change in patients with Wilsons disease?
9. Chinas Environment, Health Examined in New Wilson Center Report
10. PRA Expands Capabilities to Execute Multinational Trials in Asia
11. Austin County Eye Expands Sealy Eye Clinic Office
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:9/1/2014)... 1 September 2014: Permanent atrial fibrillation (AF) doubles the ... research in more than 6 000 patients presented at ... The findings suggest that a simple clinical assessment of ... estimate stroke risk. , Ischaemic stroke is the second ... a million deaths and many more disabled patients each ...
(Date:9/1/2014)... Bioinformatics refers to an interdisciplinary ... and genetic data. A major part of this ... tools to generate and process useful biological data. ... computation. While bioinformatics simply makes use of computers ... related concepts, biological computation refers to the subfield ...
(Date:9/1/2014)... September 01, 2014 Top10BestSEOHosting.com has ... many web host suppliers carefully, Top10BestSEOHosting.com is here ... the best web hosting suppliers in 2014. , ... clients with a top-of-the-line shared hosting plan. The ... easy-to-use platform that is affordable, accessible and powerful ...
(Date:9/1/2014)... Diego, CA (PRWEB) September 01, 2014 ... daily regarding all the latest information from the FDA ... , The US FDA announced on August 28, that ... recalled (Class I) as the device may ... the DePuy Synthes Craniomaxillofacial (CMF) Distraction System is an ...
(Date:9/1/2014)... 01, 2014 Psychogenic Non-epileptic Seizures (PNES), ... psychological disorder that can have devastating effects on those ... epileptic seizures however, they are not produced by electrical ... It is estimated that the numbers of persons ... multiple sclerosis. , Dr. Lorna Myers, Director ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Permanent AF doubles risk of stroke compared to paroxysmal AF 2Health News:Bioinformatics Market: A fusion of Computers and Biological Data 2Health News:Bioinformatics Market: A fusion of Computers and Biological Data 3Health News:Bioinformatics Market: A fusion of Computers and Biological Data 4Health News:Why Top10BestSEOHosting.com Calls Them Great Web Hosting Suppliers 2Health News:DePuy Synthes Craniomaxillofacial Distraction System Recalled (Class I): AttorneyOne Monitors and Keeps Consumers Informed 2Health News:DePuy Synthes Craniomaxillofacial Distraction System Recalled (Class I): AttorneyOne Monitors and Keeps Consumers Informed 3Health News:The Northeast Regional Epilepsy Group (NEREG) Offers First Conference on Psychogenic Non-epileptic Seizures (PNES) on September 20, 2014 in New Jersey 2
... Tobacco Recognized Nationally-, WASHINGTON, May 20 Michelle ... Youth Advocate of the Year,by the Campaign for Tobacco-Free ... is being honored at a gala in the nation,s,capital ... grant winner,three other regional winners and a group winner., ...
... Mich., May 19 Patrick Hendry lost,his career, home, wife ... seven years in and out of the hospital, trying every ... trying,electro-convulsive therapy, similar to shock therapy., "That was a ... and lost," said Hendry. "It,s difficult to figure out what ...
... WASHINGTON, May 20 Auriel Rolle-Polk, 17, of,Tallahassee, FL ... the,Year by the Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids for her ... at a gala in the nation,s capital,on May 20 ... regional winners and a group winner., Auriel, a ...
... (Amex: CPD ) announced that the Company ... year 2008 ended March 31, 2008,prior to the ... Detroit-based Caraco Pharmaceutical Laboratories, Ltd., develops,manufactures, markets and ... wholesalers, distributors,drugstore chains and managed care providers., ...
... Ischemic injury to the bowel is a well known disease ... findings. A sudden drop in the colonic blood supply is ... of macrovascular mesenteric vein rarely causes ischemia of the bowel. ... by obstruction of the mesenteric and splenic veins. , ...
... This release is available in Spanish . , , A ... out a study on the psychological process that triggers the craving ... bases to determine the brain mechanisms that activate this state and ... from the Department of Personality, Evaluation and Psychological Treatment ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids Honors Michelle Mays of Rhinelander, WI As Youth Advocate of the Year 2Health News:Man who Lost Everything Comes to Detroit to Spread Message of Hope 2Health News:Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids Honors Auriel Rolle-Polk of Tallahassee, FL As Youth Advocate of the Year 2Health News:Caraco Pharmaceutical Laboratories, Ltd. to Announce Fourth Quarter and Fiscal Year 2008 Results on May 29, 2008 2Health News:A research on 'craving' for tobacco establishes the bases for addiction control 2
(Date:8/29/2014)... Ore. , Aug. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- ... Accessory (Axilla) Strap for the SAM Junctional Tourniquet.  ... SAM Medical Products announced today ... voluntary recall to address a potential issue with ... used for the Axilla application of the SAM ...
(Date:8/29/2014)... Calif. , Aug. 29, 2014 Thoratec ... in device-based mechanical circulatory support therapies to save, support ... participating in the 2014 Morgan Stanley Global Healthcare Conference ... Burbach , President and Chief Executive Officer, will provide ... Eastern Daylight Time (9:55 a.m., Pacific Daylight Time).   ...
(Date:8/29/2014)... 29, 2014 According to ... by Extraction type (SFE, Cold Pressed, Organic Solvent, & ... Pharmaceutical, Food Supplements, Fragrance, & Others) - Global Trends ... and segments the Amaranth Seed Oil Market with ... in terms of value. The Amaranth Seed Oil ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:SAM Medical Products Implements Voluntary Recall of its Accessory (Axilla) Strap for the SAM Junctional Tourniquet. 2Amaranth Seed Oil Market worth $700.6 Million by 2019 2Amaranth Seed Oil Market worth $700.6 Million by 2019 3Amaranth Seed Oil Market worth $700.6 Million by 2019 4
... RALEIGH, N.C., Aug. 22, 2011 BioDelivery Sciences International, ... the commercial launch and availability of ONSOLIS (fentanyl buccal ...   (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110217/CL49801LOGO) ONSOLIS is ... it will be marketed as BREAKYL) for the management ...
... SPRING, Md., Aug. 19, 2011 The U.S. Food ... treat Hodgkin lymphoma (HL) and a rare lymphoma known ... (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20090824/FDALOGO) Lymphomas are cancers of ... combines an antibody and drug, allowing the antibody to ...
Cached Medicine Technology:BioDelivery Sciences Announces Commercial Launch of ONSOLIS in Canada 2BioDelivery Sciences Announces Commercial Launch of ONSOLIS in Canada 3FDA Approves Adcetris to Treat Two Types of Lymphoma 2FDA Approves Adcetris to Treat Two Types of Lymphoma 3
... is a national reference laboratory and a ... development. ARUP offers an extensive test menu ... in clinical and anatomic pathology. Owned by ... include more than half of the nation's ...
... reference laboratory and a worldwide leader in ... an extensive test menu of highly complex ... anatomic pathology. Owned by the University of ... half of the nation's university teaching hospitals ...
... ARUP Laboratories is a national reference laboratory ... research and development. ARUP offers an extensive ... medical tests in clinical and anatomic pathology. ... Laboratories' clients include more than half of ...
... a national reference laboratory and a worldwide ... ARUP offers an extensive test menu of ... clinical and anatomic pathology. Owned by the ... more than half of the nation's university ...
Medicine Products: