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California Adds More Teeth to Its Data Breach Notification Law
Gabriel Ledeen,Michael G. Morgan,Katherine S. Ritchey,Gregory P. Silberman, October 16, 2014
On September 30, 2014, California's Governor Brown signed A.B. 1710, a bill establishing new requirements under California's data breach notification statute. The new law adds three provisions to the existing statute, California Civil Code section 1798.81.5: (i) it prohibits the sale, advertisement...
Attorney General's Office Issues "Do Not Track" Disclosure Guidelines
Richard J. Johnson,Ka-on Li,Mauricio F. Paez,Katherine S. Ritchey,Gregory P. Silberman, June 11, 2014
The California Attorney General's Office recently issued a set of guidelines, titled "Making Your Privacy Practices Public" ("Guidelines"), designed to help companies develop "meaningful" privacy policies that provide transparency, accountability, and choice for online...
The Heartbleed Bug: Data Breach and Liability Risks
Richard J. Johnson,Mauricio F. Paez,Gregory P. Silberman, April 24, 2014
It seems that every other day we learn about a new data security threat or compromise. The so-called "heartbleed bug," or CVE-2014-0160 for those technically inclined, is the latest reported data security vulnerability, and it requires an immediate and swift response. The bug was recently...