Data Breach Notification Laws - Not Just For California Anymore
It has now been more than five years since California became the first state to pass a data breach notification law (California SB 1386) mandating that companies notify consumers when they have lost the consumer’s personal data. While not all states have followed suit, the folks at CSOonline have published a very handy resource [...]
Data Breach Notification Laws in 39 States Source: Lexology, February 27, 2008.
Data breach notification laws adopted in 39 statesDay Pitney LLP"Effective October 31, 2007, thirty-nine states have laws to protect their residents against identity theft by requiring that individuals, and frequently the state attorney general, receive prompt notification of a data breach involving their personal information...
ALRC to recommend privacy data breach notification requirement We'll be hearing a lot more about this when the report is released, but Australian Law Reform Commission President David Weisbrot told a conference yesterday that the review of privacy laws will include a recommendation for a notification requirement for personal data breaches that involve a real risk of harm.
Data Breach Notification Report Card Released Source: Lexology, April 24, 2008.
Data Breach Notification Report Card releasedPerkins Coie LLP"The Ponemon Institute has released the 'Consumer's Report Card on Data Breach Notification...