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|New California Requirements Shake Up Breach Notification and Data Safeguards|
Karen L. Booth, Karen L. Booth, Ellen Marie Giblin, Ellen Marie Giblin, Laurie A. Kamaiko, Laurie A. Kamaiko, Mark E. Schreiber, Mark E. Schreiber, Thomas J. Smedinghoff, Thomas J. Smedinghoff; Edwards Wildman Palmer LLP;
October 28, 2014, previously published on October 2014Recent amendments to California statutes governing breach notification and data safeguards impose new obligations by: (1) enhancing breach notification requirements relating to offerings of “identity theft prevention and mitigation services”; (2) expanding the statutory requirement to...
|October 2014 Update on Federal Budget Sequestration Affecting Build America Bonds and Other Direct Pay Bonds|
Joe E. Forrester, Christie Lombard Martin, Antonio D. Martini; Edwards Wildman Palmer LLP;
October 23, 2014, previously published on October 2014As described in previous client advisories, direct pay bond subsidy payments are subject to sequestration through fiscal year 2024 unless Congress takes action to modify or eliminate the sequester. In a release issued on October 16, 2014, the Internal Revenue Service confirmed that the...
|Article 29 Working Party Gives Insight into its Approach to the ‘Right to be Forgotten’|
Annie Clarke, Sarah Pearce; Edwards Wildman Palmer LLP;
October 16, 2014, previously published on October 13, 2014The Article 29 Data Protection Working Party (‘the Working Party’), an independent advisory body on data protection and privacy set up under Directive 95/46/EC, last month released its approach to the effects of the Court of Justice of the European Union (‘CJEU’)...
|FDA: Industry Must Address Cybersecurity Risks for Medical Devices.|
Theodore P. Augustinos, Sharon A. Blinkoff, Ellen Marie Giblin, Mark E. Schreiber, David S. Szabo; Edwards Wildman Palmer LLP;
October 16, 2014, previously published on October 2014On October 1, 2014 the U.S. Food and Drug Administration finalized guidance on recommendations to manufacturers for managing cybersecurity risks to better protect patient health and information. The purpose of the guidance is to encourage manufacturers to consider possible cybersecurity risks while...
|Final Meaningful Use Regulations Published|
Courtney Scrubbs, David S. Szabo, Michaela ("Kayla") Tabela; Edwards Wildman Palmer LLP;
September 19, 2014, previously published on September 2014On September 4, 2014, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS), and the Office of the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology (ONC) published in the Federal Register a final rule on meaningful use. Significantly, the...
|Senate Commerce Committee Releases Revised Draft of Legislation Extending STELA and Making Other Changes to the Communications Act|
Seth A. Davidson, Arthur H. Harding; Edwards Wildman Palmer LLP;
September 18, 2014, previously published on September 15, 2014Senators Rockefeller (D-WV) and Thune (R-SD), the chairman and ranking member of the Senate Committee on Commerce, Science and Transportation, have released a revised version of S. 2799, the “Satellite Television Access and Viewer Rights Act” (STAVRA). The full committee is scheduled to...