Mr Julian B Flamant

Julian B Flamant

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New York enacts new data security laws
USA | 30 August 2019

The New York governor recently signed into law a pair of bills establishing new requirements for businesses that process certain personal information relating to New York residents. The changes include expanding the scope of information covered by New York's data breach notification law and defining 'breaches' to include incidents involving unauthorised access to covered information, even where the information is not acquired.

CCPA amendments advance through California Assembly
USA | 31 May 2019

Several legislative proposals seeking to amend the California Consumer Privacy Act are moving forward following a recent hearing before the California Assembly's Committee on Privacy and Consumer Protection in which the bills were approved. The bills will advance to the assembly's Appropriations Committee before being voted on by the full assembly and potentially advancing to the California State Senate for consideration.