States Take Action! New Mexico, Tennessee and Virginia Pass New Data Breach Legislation

 Posted by at 1:58 pm  Breach Laws, State/Local  Comments Off on States Take Action! New Mexico, Tennessee and Virginia Pass New Data Breach Legislation
Apr 182017
 

Michael B. Katz and Cynthia J. Larose of  Mintz Levin write: After a quiet winter there has been significant activity in state legislatures to enact, strengthen or clarify their data breach notification statutes. The latest happenings are summarized below and […]

Virginia Adds Notification Requirements for Payroll Incidents to Breach Law

 Posted by at 8:11 am  Breach Laws, Phishing, State/Local  Comments Off on Virginia Adds Notification Requirements for Payroll Incidents to Breach Law
Mar 292017
 

Liisa M. Thomas, Robert H. Newman, and Eric J. Shinabarger of Winston Strawn LLP write: With little fanfare, Virginia recently amended its data breach notification law, requiring employers and payroll service providers to notify the Virginia Attorney General if they […]

NM: Data Breach Notification Passes Senate Committee

 Posted by at 11:57 am  Breach Laws, State/Local  Comments Off on NM: Data Breach Notification Passes Senate Committee
Mar 102017
 

Carol A. Clark writes: This afternoon, the Senate Public Affairs Committee unanimously passed House Bill 15, known as the Data Breach Notification Act. The legislation is sponsored by Republican Rep. Bill Rehm of Bernalillo. House Bill 15 would require businesses […]

Missouri proposal requires schools to tell you when child’s information stolen

 Posted by at 2:36 pm  Breach Laws, Education Sector, State/Local  Comments Off on Missouri proposal requires schools to tell you when child’s information stolen
Mar 052017
 

Stephanie Garland reports: Right now the state auditor said hackers can steal your sensitive information and school districts do not have to tell you. That could change this August before some schools start. […] If passed, a new bill would […]