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Information security breaches and appropriate responses - new mandatory security rule in Massachusetts and privacy policy in Connecticut

  • Locke Lord LLP
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  • USA
  • -
  • October 2 2008

An increase in data breaches affecting various industries, including banking, insurance and other financial services, has been profiled recently

Trio of new California laws may open the floodgates for plaintiffs’ counsel in medical data breach cases

  • Dentons
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  • USA
  • -
  • October 3 2008

California Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger was busy this past Tuesday signing into law two medical privacy bills and one Radio Frequency Identification (RFID) security bill

Short but powerful - new privacy law requires compliance by October 1, 2008

  • Jorden Burt LLP
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  • USA
  • -
  • September 22 2008

Following a series of data security breaches involving the loss of record amounts of personal information, including one bank's reported loss of up to 10 unencrypted tapes containing names and Social Security numbers, the Connecticut legislature passed Connecticut Public Act No. 08-167

Two states implement sweeping encryption requirements for electronic records of personal information

  • Locke Lord LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • September 26 2008

Two new state laws requiring companies to encrypt electronic records containing personal data are likely to apply to a large number of companies nationwide, requiring major changes in the way personal information is used, stored, and transmitted, and requiring companies to fundamentally reexamine their corporate security compliance obligations

New security regulations expand corporate obligations and add duty to encrypt personal data

  • Locke Lord LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • September 26 2008

Many companies will see a significant expansion of their obligations to protect and secure corporate data as a result of new state regulations set to become effective on January 1, 2009

FTC red flag rule may affect hospitals and other providers

  • Drinker Biddle & Reath LLP
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  • USA
  • -
  • September 26 2008

The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) has issued a reminder of the upcoming Nov. 1, 2008, compliance deadline for implementing identity theft prevention programs pursuant to the identity theft red flag rules

FTC requires identity theft prevention programs by November 1, 2008

  • Neal Gerber & Eisenberg LLP
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  • USA
  • -
  • September 25 2008

The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) requires that financial institutions and creditors develop and implement identity theft prevention programs by November 1, 2008, pursuant to regulations (see 16 C.F.R. Part 681) promulgated under the Fair and Accurate Credit Transactions Act of 2003

California governor signs new law establishing that computer professionals with a salary of $75,000 or more are not entitled to overtime

  • Seyfarth Shaw LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • October 2 2008

On September 30, 2008, California Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger signed into law urgency legislation amending the overtime exemption requirements for computer professionals in Section 515.5 of the Labor Code

New California law clarifies exemption for salaried computer software professionals

  • Baker & Hostetler LLP
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  • USA
  • -
  • October 7 2008

On September 30, 2008, Governor Schwarzenegger signed into law a bill clarifying that salaried computer software professional employees who earn at least $75,000 a year are exempt from overtime compensation requirements

Massachusetts rules require protection of personal information; nevada law requires encryption of personal information

  • Dentons
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  • USA
  • -
  • September 24 2008

On Sept. 19, 2008, the Massachusetts Office of Consumer Affairs and Business Regulation (“OCABR”) issued final rules governing how businesses must protect and store personal information