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December 22, 2015 10:51 AM | Permalink |
Theodore Augustinos
As previously reported here, the NAIC Cybersecurity Task Force proposed a “Cybersecurity Bill of Rights” (the “BOR”), which purported to state consumers’ rights related to information security. read more
December 10, 2015 9:41 AM | Permalink |
On December 4, 2015, President Obama signed the Highway Bill, dubbed Fixing America’s Surface Transportation Act (“FAST Act”), into law. read more
November 16, 2015 3:10 PM | Permalink |
Last week, the Department of Financial Services of the State of New York (“DFS”) issued a letter available here, indicating its intention to promulgate cybersecurity regulations that will apply to financial institutions licensed by DFS, including insurance companies, banks, and mortgage brokers. read more
October 19, 2015 11:45 AM | Permalink |
Theodore Augustinos
Last week, an NAIC task force moved forward in recommending a cybersecurity “bill of rights” that insurance regulators could provide consumers, essentially creating an expectation of notice of a breach “never more than 60 days” after a breach, and the right to one year of free credit monitoring. read more
August 25, 2015 8:22 AM | Permalink |
Yesterday, in a long-anticipated decision, the Third Circuit has interpreted the enforcement authority of the Federal Trade Commission under the Federal Trade Commission Act to include cyber security deficiencies as “unfair” acts or practices in or affecting commerce. read more