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Top 3 data privacy, security issues in-house counsel should focus on in 2015
  • Quarles & Brady LLP
  • USA
  • April 13 2015

Recent cyber attacks have caused companies to focus on privacy and security issues more than ever before. With the attack on Sony in December 2014


HHS HIPAA Audits In 2016
  • Nelson Mullins Riley & Scarborough LLP
  • USA
  • December 11 2015

Beginning next year, the Department of Health and Human Services’ Office of Civil Rights (“OCR”) has announced it will conduct random audits of


Data breach in health insurer firm Anthem Inc.
  • Herzog Fox & Neeman
  • USA
  • February 24 2015

Anthem Inc., an administrator for health plans and health insurance firm, has recently announced that hackers attacked its database containing


State legislatures react to latest health data breaches by updating state data breach notification laws and encryption requirements for health insurers
  • King & Spalding LLP
  • USA
  • March 16 2015

Recent, large-scale breaches of health information have served to highlight the fact that federal agencies have only rarely assessed penalties


Cybercrime on the rise: targeting banking institutions and insurance companies
  • Wilson Elser
  • USA
  • May 26 2015

Security experts are warning that 2015 is the "Year of the Healthcare Hack" as media outlets continue to report on a number of high-profile companies


Beyond HIPAA: New Jersey law requires encryption of personal data by health insurance carriers
  • Epstein Becker Green
  • USA
  • January 29 2015

In response to data breaches that have occurred across the United States, several of which involved the theft of laptop computers, beginning August 1


The Anthem breach and an employer’s responsibilities for health plan data breaches
  • Calfee Halter & Griswold LLP
  • USA
  • March 11 2015

Reports of hacking and data breaches have been in the news lately, including a recent alleged attack on Anthem, the country's second largest health


Anthem security breach may require plan sponsor action
  • Spencer Fane LLP
  • USA
  • March 4 2015

The well-publicized cyber-attack on Anthem, Inc.'s information technology system may require employers to take prompt action to protect the rights of


Oregon amends data breach law companies can expect more enforcement actions
  • Lane Powell PC
  • USA
  • July 24 2015

Oregon Gov. Kate Brown recently signed into law amendments to the state's data breach law. These amendments recognize the growing definition of data


Cyber attacks on smart devices: get smart
  • Kennedys Law LLP
  • European Union, USA
  • March 2 2016

We consider the potential product liability implications of cyber attacks on smart devices. In the hit film 'Kingsman: The Secret Service', a British