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Nevada updates encryption law and mandates PCI DSS compliance
  • Hunton & Williams LLP
  • USA
  • June 17 2009

As of January 1, 2010, Nevada law will require businesses to use encryption when data storage devices that contain personal information are moved beyond the physical or logical controls of the business, in addition to continuing to require that personal information be encrypted if it is transferred outside the secure system of the business


OCR Director Leon Rodriguez says tolerance for HIPAA non-compliance is low
  • Hunton & Williams LLP
  • USA
  • June 7 2012

On June 7, 2012, at the annual Safeguarding Health Information: Building Assurance through HIPAA Security Conference hosted in Washington, D.C. by the Department of Health and Human Services Office for Civil Rights (“OCR”) and the National Institute of Standards and Technology (“NIST”), OCR Director Leon Rodriguez said that, given HIPAA’s 15-year history and the substantial technical assistance OCR and NIST have provided covered entities, tolerance for HIPAA non-compliance is “much, much lower” than it has been in the past


Second Circuit rules that NSA phone data collection not authorized by PATRIOT Act
  • Hunton & Williams LLP
  • USA
  • May 7 2015

On May 7, 2015, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit sided with the American Civil Liberties Union, holding that the National Security


California Attorney General releases new report with findings and recommendations on 2013 data breaches
  • Hunton & Williams LLP
  • USA
  • October 28 2014

On October 28, 2014, California Attorney General Kamala D. Harris announced the release of the second annual California Data Breach Report. The


Virginia federal court holds that online posting of patient medical information constitutes “publication” sufficient to trigger a general liability insurer’s duty to defend
  • Hunton & Williams LLP
  • USA
  • August 26 2014

On August 7, 2014, the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Virginia held in Travelers Indemnity Company of America v. Portal


FTC reaches settlement in first enforcement action against a retail tracking company
  • Hunton & Williams LLP
  • USA
  • April 23 2015

On April 23, 2015, the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) announced that Nomi Technologies (Nomi) has agreed to settle charges stemming from allegations


NIST releases update on implementation of cybersecurity framework
  • Hunton & Williams LLP
  • USA
  • December 9 2014

On December 5, 2014, the National Institute of Standards and Technology ("NIST") released an update on the implementation of the Framework for


Video: in depth Sotto details who, what, why of today’s cyber threat landscape
  • Hunton & Williams LLP
  • USA
  • April 6 2015

From Wall Street to Main Street to Hollywood, steering clear of a data breach is challenging in a world where it is no longer a question of if but


Data localization in a Chinese context
  • Hunton & Williams LLP
  • China, Global, USA
  • April 22 2015

Data localization has been a matter of widespread concern in recent weeks. In an article published in the International Association of Privacy


Third Circuit hears oral arguments in FTC v. Wyndham
  • Hunton & Williams LLP
  • USA
  • March 5 2015

On March 3, 2015, the Third Circuit heard oral arguments in FTC v. Wyndham Worldwide Corp. ("Wyndham") on whether the FTC has the authority to