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Ransomware Health Data Breach Affects 500,000 Patients
  • Hunton & Williams LLP
  • USA
  • June 30 2017

On June 26, 2017, Airway Oxygen, a provider of oxygen therapy and home medical equipment, reported that it was the subject of a ransomware attack


OCR and Health Care Industry Cybersecurity Task Force Publish Cybersecurity Materials
  • Hunton & Williams LLP
  • USA
  • June 12 2017

The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services’ Office for Civil Rights (“OCR”) and the Health Care Industry Cybersecurity Task Force (the “Task


Washington Becomes Third State to Enact Biometric Privacy Law
  • Hunton & Williams LLP
  • USA
  • June 1 2017

On May 16, 2017, the Governor of the State of Washington, Jay Inslee, signed into law House Bill 1493 (“H.B. 1493”), which sets forth requirements for


OCR Fines Texas Health System For Alleged HIPAA Privacy Rule Violation
  • Hunton & Williams LLP
  • USA
  • May 17 2017

On May 10, 2017, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services’ Office for Civil Rights (“OCR”) announced a $2.4 million civil monetary penalty


Global Ransomware Attacks Raise Key Legal Considerations
  • Hunton & Williams LLP
  • USA
  • May 16 2017

On May 12, 2017, a massive ransomware attack began affecting tens of thousands of computer systems in over 100 countries. The ransomware, known as


Wireless Provider Reaches $2.5 Million Settlement with OCR
  • Hunton & Williams LLP
  • USA
  • May 1 2017

On April 24, 2017, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services’ Office for Civil Rights (“OCR”) announced that it had entered into a resolution


OCR Settlement Underscores Importance of Risk Analysis and Risk Management
  • Hunton & Williams LLP
  • USA
  • April 19 2017

On April 12, 2017, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services’ Office for Civil Rights (“OCR”) entered into a resolution agreement with Metro


New Mexico Enacts Data Breach Notification Law
  • Hunton & Williams LLP
  • USA
  • April 17 2017

On April 6, 2017, New Mexico became the 48th state to enact a data breach notification law, leaving Alabama and South Dakota as the two remaining


Consumer Protection in Retail: Weekly Roundup
  • Hunton & Williams LLP
  • USA
  • April 5 2017

Three mobile health app developers have agreed to a settlement with the NY AG over allegations that they made false claims about their apps’ ability


Health Insurer Reaches Privacy Settlement with New Jersey Division of Consumer Affairs
  • Hunton & Williams LLP
  • USA
  • February 22 2017

On February 17, 2017, Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey (“Horizon”) agreed to pay $1.1 million as part of a settlement with the New Jersey