On March 21, 2011, partner John J. Heitmann moderated a panel at the COMPTEL 2011 Convention & Expo in Las Vegas, NV. The panel provided broadband providers and other members of the online ecosystem with practical information identifying the basics of the statutes and regulations which may apply to them, as well as the latest developments in privacy regulation and legislation, including the impact of tracking software. The panel provided a basic understanding of privacy/data security law and regulation, as well as insights as to how current headlines, trends and initiatives in the space may affect their businesses.