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1. Relevant Legislation and Competent Authorities. 1.1 What is the principal data protection legislation? There is no single principal data protection legislation in the United States (U.S.).
2. Definitions. 2.1 Please provide the key definitions used in the relevant legislation: “Personal Data” In the United States, information relating to an individual is typically referred to as “personal information” (rather than personal data).
3. Territorial Scope. 3.1 Do the data protection laws apply to businesses established in other jurisdictions? If so, in what circumstances would a business established in another jurisdiction be subject to those laws?
4. Key Principles. 4.1 What are the key principles that apply to the processing of personal data? Transparency. The FTC has issued guidelines espousing the principle of transparency, recommending that businesses: (i) provide clearer, shorter, and more standardised privacy notices that enable consumers to better comprehend privacy practices; (ii) provide reasonable access to the consumer data they maintain that is proportionate to the sensitivity of the data and the nature of its use; and (iii) expand efforts to educate consumers about commercial data privacy practices.
5. Individual Rights. 5.1 What are the key rights that individuals have in relation to the processing of their personal data? Right of access to data/copies of data.
6. Registration Formalities and Prior Approval. 6.1 Is there a legal obligation on businesses to register with or notify the data protection authority (or any other governmental body) in respect of its processing activities?
7. Appointment of a Data Protection Officer. 7.1 Is the appointment of a Data Protection Officer mandatory or optional? If the appointment of a Data Protection Officer is only mandatory in some circumstances, please identify those circumstances.
8. Appointment of Processors. 8.1 If a business appoints a processor to process personal data on its behalf, must the business enter into any form of agreement with that processor?
9. Marketing. 9.1 Please describe any legislative restrictions on the sending of electronic direct marketing (e.g., for marketing by email or SMS, is there a requirement to obtain prior opt-in consent of the recipient?).
10. Cookies. 10.1 Please describe any legislative restrictions on the use of cookies (or similar technologies). The federal Computer Fraud and Abuse Act has been used to assert legal claims against the use of cookies for behavioural advertising, where the cookies enable “deep packet” inspection of the computer on which they are placed.

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What is Data Security Law? Winston & Strawn Law Glossary

1. If your company collects or has access to any consumer or employee data, such as social security numbers, addresses, credit card information, payment information, criminal records or health records, you should consider enlisting the assistance of a data security lawyer. This data might be useful to improve user experience and target marketing operations, but it’s crucial that your company takes the necessary precautions to store and protect the information to avoid fines and lawsuits. A Priori data security lawyer can help your company develop processes and policies to ensure you are taking necessary precautions. A complicated framework of federal and state law governs data security. There are numerous federal regulations surrounding the data security obligations companies face, including the Federal Trade Commission Act, Fair Credit Reporting Act, Gramm-Leach-Bliley Act, Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act and the Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act. Additional

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Saturday, July 21, 2018. One of the most bedeviling aspects of data privacy and security law concerns the concept of “reasonable” data

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Updated: Insurance Data Security Model Law. Feb 24, 2020. Recent Model Adoption or Specific Related State Activity. The purpose and intent of this Act is to establish standards for data security and standards for the investigation of and notification to the Commissioner of a Cybersecurity event.

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If the personal information is certain medical information, consumer credit reporting information, or other types of information exempt from the CCPA See Civil Code sections 1798.105(d) and 1798.145 for more exceptions.

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The FTC has been active in the data security arena for a number of years now, but Wyndham was the first to challenge its authority. Wyndham moved to dismiss the complaint arguing that, among other things, the FTC lacked authority to assert an unfairness claim in the data-security context.

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The states’ push for legislation specific to the insurance industry follows a series of high-profile data breaches and cyberattacks in recent years. Slight Variations. More states are expected to adopt similar, but likely not uniform, versions of the model law in the next few years, data security and insurance professionals said.

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Give us a call at 1-888-858-2546. Law firm data security should be a top priority for any practice, and here’s why: Clients trust you with their most confidential information. Since clients entrust lawyers with so much of their sensitive data, law firms make prime targets for cyber crime. According to the 2019 ABA Cybersecurity Tech Report

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One of the most significant questions in data security law is whether reports created by forensic firms investigating data breaches at the direction of counsel are protected from discovery in civil class action lawsuits. They are, at least according to an order issued last week in In re Experian Data Breach Litigation. 15-01592 (C.D. …

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This Act shall be known and may be cited as the “Insurance Data Security Law.” Section 2. Purpose and Intent A. The purpose and intent of this Act is to establish standards for data security and standards for the investigation of and notification to the Commissioner of a Cybersecurity Event applicable to Licensees, as defined in Section 3. B.

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Data Security. Many companies keep sensitive personal information about customers or employees in their files or on their network. Having a sound security plan in place to collect only what you need, keep it safe, and dispose of it securely can help you meet your legal obligations to protect that sensitive data.

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It is hoped that this blog will serve as a forum for discussion of these and other issues relating to the law regulating data security, cloud computing, data privacy, and “all things E.” DISCLAIMER: The opinions expressed here represent those of Al Saikali and not those of Shook, Hardy & Bacon, LLP or its clients.

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What are the federal laws for data security?

Federal Information Security Management Act requires federal agencies and their contractors to have secure IT systems and U.S. data storage. Children’s online information is protected by Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act. Several state laws also mandate specific levels of data security for personal information.

How can i secure my law firms data?

There’s no one way to lock down your law firm’s data. Instead, consider a defense in depth to data security that employs numerous checks and takes advantage of the latest legal tech. Mac users can start with these security tips; then, for whatever systems you use, consider these best practices for your firm’s security. 1.

What is the most far reaching data protection law in the world?

While the EU may have issued the most far-reaching data protection law to date, it is also important to note that a large number of other jurisdictions have introduced, or are in the process of introducing, laws to tackle the challenges that modern technology presents in a privacy and data protection context.

What is chinas draft law on data security?

Article 2 states that the Draft Law applies to “data activities” within China, but it also states that organizations and individuals outside of China that conduct data activities which may harm China’s national security, public interests, or the rights of Chinese citizens may be subject to this law.

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