About the Blog

The Data Privacy and Security Blog is devoted to current legal developments affecting businesses dealing with privacy, security and data breach prevention and response.

Topics explored in this blog include:

  • Ransomware & Other Cyber Risks
  • E-mail Communications and Phishing Emails
  • State Identity Theft Prevention Laws
  • Data Breach Response, Notification and Litigation
  • Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) Privacy and Security
  • Office for Civil Rights (OCR) Audits and Investigations
  • eCommerce Compliance
  • Website Terms of Use and Privacy Policies
  • Payment Card Industry – Data Security Standards (PCI-DSS)
  • Federal Trade Commission (FTC) Enforcement
  • IT Vendors & Business Associates
  • Telephone Consumer Protection Act (TCPA)
  • Family Education Rights & Privacy Act (FERPA)
  • Children’s Online Privacy & Protection Act (COPPA)