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SIA adopts new ethics principles

June 30, 2020SSN Staff

SILVER SPRING, Md.—Security industry professionals, products, services, policies and procedures have a direct impact on the safety and security of millions of people. This means members of the industry have a special duty not only to those they directly service, but to all of society, since, outside of the most remote places, virtually everyone encounters security devices. To that end, the Security Industry Association (SIA), through its Ethics in Security Technology Working Group, has developed...

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Vivint takes door-knocking rival to court

August 8, 2012Tess Nacelewicz

PROVO, Utah—Vivint is suing another door-knocking company, alleging it has been using false and misleading statements to “slam” or take over Vivint customers. Vivint, based here, filed a lawsuit against Elite Security Systems, an authorized ADT dealer based in Orem, Utah, in Utah state court in June. The case was removed last month to federal court in Utah. Vivint, one the nation's leading home automation, home security providers, claims in its lawsuit that Elite “used...

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