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Beginning in May 2022 Banks Will Have 36 Hours to Disclose Certain Types of Cyber Incidents

USA - December 9 2021 Federal banking regulators issued a final rule that impacts how banks and other regulated entities report certain data incidents. Those subject to…

A.J. Dhaliwal, Liisa Thomas

FTC To Focus Enforcement Efforts on Dark Patterns

USA - November 9 2021 The Federal Trade Commission recently issued a new Enforcement Policy statement about “dark patterns:” programs that attempt to “trap” consumers into…

Liisa Thomas

Florida Imposes Criminal Penalties for Improper Processing of DNA

USA - November 1 2021 Florida recently passed a law governing DNA samples. The Act places several restrictions on the use, retention, and sharing of DNA samples. Those…

Julia K. Kadish

California Broadens Security and Breach Laws, Includes Genetic Data

USA - October 18 2021 California recently updated both its data security and breach notice laws to include genetic data. With the passage of AB 825, the data security law…

Julia K. Kadish, Liisa Thomas

California Enacts New Privacy Law for Genetic Data

USA - October 12 2021 California’s governor recently signed SB 41 into law. The bill enacts the Genetic Information Privacy Act (GIPA). The governor rejected a similar…

Julia K. Kadish