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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…

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…

California Bill clarifies timing for CPRA rulemaking authority

USA - October 8 2021 California recently passed AB 694, which makes a few “technical” changes to the California Privacy Rights Act (CPRA). Importantly, this amendment…

Privacy Playing Increased Role in Antitrust Enforcement

European Union, USA - October 5 2021 Policymakers, regulators, and litigants are starting to bring privacy into antitrust matters. This is a move beyond the traditional focus on price…

Do You Have a Risk-Based Sanctions Compliance Program?: In the Event of a Ransomware Attack, OFAC Wants to Know

USA - October 4 2021 In the wake of increased ransomware attacks over the course of the last several months, the US Department of Treasury’s Office of Foreign Assets…

Impact of NYC’s New Delivery Service Data Sharing Requirement

USA - September 29 2021 New York City recently amended its law governing third party delivery services, with the changes going into effect December 27, 2021. The revised law…

California’s New Privacy Agency Seeks Feedback on CPRA

USA - September 28 2021 California’s new privacy protection agency recently issued an invitation for public comments as part of its preliminary rulemaking activities for the…

European Securities Watchdog Fine Highlights Importance of Data Integrity and Regulatory Access

European Union, USA - September 27 2021 The European Securities and Markets Authority (ESMA), the EU’s securities markets regulator, recently announced that it fined UnaVista Limited, a…

FTC Surveillance App Settlement Signals Concern Over Deceptive Tracking

USA - September 22 2021 The FTC recently settled with a surveillance app operator over allegations that the company facilitated the secret harvesting of personal information…

NYDFS FAQ Provides Clarity on Breach Notification and Security Requirements

USA - September 21 2021 The New York Department of Financial Service recently clarified security incident notification requirements and the use of multi-factor…