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No Damages Required To Sue Under Illinois Biometric Information Privacy Act
Fingerprint scans and facial recognition technology have become commonplace thanks to smartphones, yet this type of biometric information is being used in other places as well.
United States
28 Feb 2019
Uptick In Australian Data Breach Notifications
Following in the footsteps of numerous countries, including the United States, and the European Union, Australia enacted a mandatory data breach notification law earlier this year.
United States
31 Jul 2018
Canada's New Data Breach Notification Law
For several reasons, 2018 will go down in legal history as the Year of Global Privacy Legislation.
United States
24 Jul 2018
New Sweeping California Privacy Law
On June 28, 2018, California enacted one of the most far-reaching consumer protection privacy laws in the nation, the California Consumer Privacy Act of 2018, which is scheduled to go into effect on January 1, 2020.
United States
16 Jul 2018
Colorado Considers Expansion Of Its Privacy And Data Breach Regulations
Furthermore, the bill sets forth specific information that must be included within a notification letter.
United States
23 Mar 2018
(Another) Federal Data Breach Notification Law Introduced In Congress
Senate Democrats have introduced a third iteration of a federal data breach notification bill, the Data Security and Breach Notification Act of 2017 (S.B. 2179).
United States
19 Dec 2017
New York & Colorado Propose "New" Cybersecurity Regulations for Broker-Dealers
In the wake of the promulgation of new cybersecurity regulations by New York State's Department of Financial Services, Colorado has proposed cybersecurity regulations for broker-dealers, investment advisers and other fund managers in the ever-changing privacy landscape.
United States
25 May 2017
Weapons in the Cyber Defense Arsenal
In May 2017, the world experienced an unprecedented global cyberattack that targeted the public and private sectors, including an auto factory in France, dozens of hospitals and health care facilities in the United Kingdom, gas stations in China and banks in Russia.
United States
22 May 2017
New York Cyber Regulations Likely To Result In Increased Claims
The New York State Department of Financial Services recently promulgated cyber regulations for financial institutions that are likely to increase the risks to directors & officers, resulting in an increase in claims.
United States
13 Apr 2017
Ghost Of Snapchat Past: Pairing Social Media Legal Ethics With New And Future Functionalities
What was considered ‘public' depended on one's individual privacy setting, or lack thereof.
United States
11 Apr 2017
Managing Your Company's Cybersecurity Risks
Thus, a preliminary program should be crafted to focus on where you can make the biggest impact while minimizing cost increases, in addition to meeting your legal obligations."
United States
16 Feb 2017
Federal Banking Regulators Propose Cyber Risk Management Standards
The proposal sets out the following principles that could dramatically expand the reach of financial industry regulators in the area of cybersecurity risk.
United States
3 Nov 2016
New York Proposes Required Cybersecurity Programs For Financial Institutions
In an unprecedented effort to protect New York State's financial services industry from cyber threats, Governor Andrew M. Cuomo announced a proposed regulation that requires banks, insurance companies...
United States
21 Sep 2016
Privacy Implications Of The Federal Aviation Administration's New Drone Rule
A new era in the field of aviation began on August 29, 2016, when the Federal Aviation Administration's (FAA's) long-awaited commercial drone rule went into effect.
United States
20 Sep 2016
EU Article 31 Committee Approves EU-U.S. Privacy Shield Program
On April 5, 2016, Wilson Elser released a client alert that outlined the details of the EU-U.S. Privacy Shield program, the proposed replacement for the Safe Harbor arrangement for transfers of EU citizens' private data to the United States.
United States
18 Jul 2016
What Attorneys Can Learn From History's Largest Data Breach
On April 3, 2016, the public learned that millions of client documents from the Panamanian law firm and corporate services provider Mossack Fonseca & Co. had made their way to an international organization and that the information would be used to publish potentially damaging stories.
United States
22 Jun 2016
The Proof Is in the Password!
Consider this scenario: A young couple entrusts you, an experienced real estate attorney, to assist them in the purchase of their first home.
United States
5 May 2016
Announcement Of "Privacy Shield" Gives Hope For U.S. Companies That Previously Relied On Safe Harbor
Privacy Shield encompasses seven principles for assuring adequate protection when transferring and processing personal data originating in the European Union.
United States
13 Apr 2016
Open Communication And Collaboration Make Campus Networks Vulnerable To Cyberattack
Institutions of higher education face growing threats from cyber attackers. Instances of attacks on universities are increasing, with recent large-scale attacks at some of the country's top universities.
United States
12 Apr 2016
Phase 2 HIPAA Audits Are Under Way: Are You Prepared?
The Office of Civil Rights (OCR) within the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) announced on March 21, 2016, that it has officially begun Phase 2 of its Health Insurance Portability...
United States
11 Apr 2016
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