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New Safe Harbor Agreement For EU Data Transfer Announced
  • Locke Lord LLP
  • European Union, USA
  • February 3 2016

Companies are relieved that there will now be a new Safe Harbor for cross-border transfer of personal data from Europe to the US. This announcement


NAIC Cyber Security Bill of Rights becomes "Roadmap"
  • Locke Lord LLP
  • USA
  • December 22 2015

As previously reported here, the NAIC Cybersecurity Task Force proposed a "Cybersecurity Bill of Rights" (the "BOR"), which purported to state


OCC Releases Semiannual Risk Perspectives Report
  • Locke Lord LLP
  • USA
  • December 17 2015

On December 16, 2015, the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency (OCC) released its Semiannual Risk Perspectives report for the fall of 2015. The


GLBA Annual Privacy Notice Eliminated under Certain Circumstances: Buried in a Highway Bill!
  • Locke Lord LLP
  • USA
  • December 10 2015

On December 4, 2015, President Obama signed the Highway Bill, dubbed Fixing America’s Surface Transportation Act (“FAST Act”), into law. Buried in


FDIC adds to cybersecurity awareness resources
  • Locke Lord LLP
  • USA
  • December 2 2015

On November 23, 2015, the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC) released Financial Institution Letter 55-2015 (FIL-55-2015) which announces


TRIA data call in development for 2016
  • Locke Lord LLP
  • Global, USA
  • November 30 2015

In light of the reauthorization of the Terrorism Risk Insurance Act ("TRIA") earlier this year, a growing focus within the industry has been on the


7th Circuit: consumers are not injured by the undisclosed sale of personally-identifiable information
  • Locke Lord LLP
  • USA
  • November 20 2015

On November 18, 2015, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 7th Circuit held that consumers who authorized defendants to share their


Retailers: beware of pitfalls in your card payment function
  • Locke Lord LLP
  • USA
  • November 19 2015

When a merchant uses, transmits, stores or outsources the credit card function, it is subject to a number of rules in the U.S., including the Payment


Expect new cybersecurity Regs from New York DFS
  • Locke Lord LLP
  • USA
  • November 16 2015

Last week, the Department of Financial Services of the State of New York ("DFS") issued a letter available here, indicating its intention to


New York considers cybersecurity regulations for financial institutions
  • Locke Lord LLP
  • USA
  • November 13 2015

On Monday, November 9, 2015, the New York Department of Financial Services (NYDFS) sent a letter to federal and state regulators announcing that it