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Mississippi new data breach notification law

  • Edwards Wildman Palmer LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • April 14 2010

Mississippi is the latest state to adopt a data breach notification statute under House Bill 583

Liability insurer seeks declaration of no coverage in school laptop monitoring case

  • Edwards Wildman Palmer LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • April 27 2010

An insurer that issued a school district liability policy to the Lower Merion School District has filed a declaratory judgment action, seeking a ruling that a recent privacy-related civil rights lawsuit against the school district is not covered by the policy

California amends data breach notification law

  • Edwards Wildman Palmer LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • May 7 2010

The California State Senate approved Senate Bill 1166 on April 15, 2010

HHS releases final ‘meaningful use’ rules

  • Edwards Wildman Palmer LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • July 26 2010

Under the Health Information Technology for Economic and Clinical Health (HITECH) Act of 2009, eligible hospitals and healthcare professionals qualify for Medicare and Medicaid incentive payments when they adopt certified electronic health records (EHR) technology and use it to achieve specified objectives

FTC requests comment on privacy framework

  • Edwards Wildman Palmer LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • January 25 2011

The Federal Trade Commission (the "FTC") recently released a preliminary staff report entitled Protecting Consumer Privacy in an Era of Rapid Change: A Proposed Framework for Businesses and Policymakers, proposing a normative framework for company protection of consumers' privacy (the "Proposed Framework"

FTC issues guidance regarding requirement that businesses provide victims and law enforcement with transaction records relating to identity theft

  • Edwards Wildman Palmer LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • December 30 2010

The Federal Trade Commission (the "FTC") recently issued a publication entitled Businesses Must Provide Victims and Law Enforcement with Transaction Records Relating to Identity Theft (the "Publication"

Study shows cost of data breaches increases

  • Edwards Wildman Palmer LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • February 9 2010

The Ponemon Institute, a privacy and information management research firm, released its fifth annual U.S. Cost of a Data Breach Study (the “Study”

Virginia new medical information data breach law

  • Edwards Wildman Palmer LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • April 14 2010

The Commonwealth of Virginia recently enacted a law requiring notice of data breaches involving medical information

Congress passes act to exclude attorneys, other professionals from reach of Red Flags Rule

  • Edwards Wildman Palmer LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • December 13 2010

On December 8, 2010, the United States House of Representatives passed Senate Bill 3987, the Red Flag Program Clarification Act of 2010, to exempt lawyers, doctors, accountants, and other professionals from the Red Flags Rule

District of New Jersey dismisses securities fraud claims against company that suffered data breach

  • Edwards Wildman Palmer LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • March 29 2010

Late last year, the United States District Court for the District of New Jersey dismissed a securities fraud litigation that had been brought against a payment card processor in connection with the theft, by cybercriminals, of credit and debit card information from the company's computer system