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New Utah privacy law largely overlaps with existing state statutes

USA - April 1 2022 The Utah Consumer Privacy Act ("UCPA") passed by the Utah legislature was signed into law by Governor Spencer Cox on March 24, 2022 and becomes…

Tech Investing Part III: Investing in AI

United Kingdom - February 3 2022 Investing in artificial intelligence (AI) companies has become a riskier and more involved process than in previous years. Companies need new…

Cybersecurity and Data Privacy - What to expect in 2022

USA - February 2 2022 Threats to cybersecurity and data privacy are constantly increasing both in volume and complexity. This trend is expected to continue in 2022. In a…

Another Company Loses a Data Breach Investigation Work Product Claim

USA - September 27 2021 One might think that any company reasonably anticipates litigation after suffering a data breach, so the work product doctrine would almost…

CNPD vs. Amazon, the largest GDPR fine on record - what do we know so far?

European Union - August 13 2021 Amazon’s financial records have revealed that the Luxembourg data protection supervisory authority, the Commission Nationale pour la Protection des…

Employers Hearing Footsteps in the Big Apple? The Rise of New York Biometrics Laws

USA - July 26 2021 New York City’s recently enacted biometric privacy law took effect July 9, 2021. While the law is vague as to exactly who must abide by certain…

Starting at the Beginning: California Privacy Protection Agency Board Meets for First Time

USA - June 15 2021 On June 14, 2021, the Board of the newly-formed California Privacy Protection Agency (“CPPA”) held its first public meeting. The Board had an…

Federal Law Won’t Protect Your Organization from Bad User Access Control Practices

USA - June 4 2021 Yesterday, the Supreme Court resolved a circuit split on the scope of the Computer Fraud and Abuse Act of 1986 (CFAA) in a decision that emphasizes…

As HIPAA, HITECH Undergo Modernization, NIST Seeks Comment on Security Standard Guidance

USA - May 27 2021 On January 21, 2021, the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) published proposed modifications to the Health Insurance Portability and…

DOL’s New Cybersecurity Guidance

USA - April 27 2021 On April 14, 2021, the United States Department of Labor (the “DOL”) issued for the first time guidance to retirement plan sponsors, fiduciaries…