• Massachusetts Data Protection Regulations Take Effect
  • March 15, 2010 | Author: Joseph J. Laferrera
  • Law Firm: Gesmer Updegrove LLP - Boston Office
  • After three different drafts were circulated by the Commonwealth, the Massachusetts Data Protection Regulations have finally taken effect. As of March 1, 2010, any person or business with personal information about a Massachusetts resident must comply with a new regulatory scheme intended to protect that information from improper use or disclosure.