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Table of Contents

Lead Story

Security and the changing face of the POS

News

Industry Update

PayPal introduces dongle for smart phone payments

Good works make for good TV

Square deals

Retailers looking for larger role in POS mobile

TradeHill takes Dwolla to court

Features

Court affirms viability of merchant's direct claim against Visa

Eugene Rome and Liz Wang
Rome & Associates A.P.C.

Research Rundown

Mobile Payments Conference raises EMV questions

Meet The Expert: Justin Milmeister

ISOMetrics:
Payments industry 2012 salary guide

Selling Prepaid

Prepaid in brief

APPPA to tackle calling card complexities

Big challenge to comply with AML's 'Big Seven'

Views

Micropayments are no small matter

Patti Murphy
ProScribes Inc.

New developments in payments (and winemaking)

Brandes Elitch
CrossCheck Inc.

Education

Street SmartsSM:
A year of learning, writing, sharing

Bill Pirtle
C3ET Credit Card Consortia for Education & Training Inc.

Mining the digital gold rush

Dale S. Laszig
Castles Technology Co. Ltd.

Enhance your security protocols

Nicholas Cucci
Network Merchants Inc.

Pricing surprises: Don't let processors eat your lunch

Adam Atlas
Attorney at Law

Company Profile

2000Charge Inc.

New Products

An EMV/NFC ready POS terminal

Xion 2.5
First American Payment Systems L.P.

Mobilizing agents

CB Mobile Office
Merchant Warehouse

Inspiration

Big results from small talk

Miscellaneous

2012 events Calendar

Departments

Forum

Resource Guide

Datebook

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The Green Sheet Online Edition

March 26, 2012  •  Issue 12:03:02

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Forum

Opinions on Square and

In the "Square and PCI compliance" thread on GS Online's MLS Forum, GLEASON99 asked, "Can someone please explain to me how Square gets all around PCI [Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard] compliance issues that plague all the other processors in this industry? It seems to me that the card associations have different rules for Square. With the new Square Register, these guys are going to be more of a competitor."

Following are excerpts from the discussion that ensued:

Spotlight Innovators:

North American Bancard | Harbortouch | USAePay | IRISCRM.COM | Humboldt Merchant Services