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New York SHIELD Act: Getting Your Organization Ready

On March 24, 2020, the New York’s Stop Hacks and Improve Electronic Data Security (SHIELD) Act goes into effect. The breach reporting obligations under the SHIELD Act are already in effect, but the proactive steps organizations must take to comply with the act are not effective for about another month. If you are a business […]

2020 is Here and Data Subjects Are Ready To Execute Their Rights Under the CCPA

By Antonia M. Dumas, Esq., Associate at XPAN Law Group, LLC  It has begun – consumers (data subjects) are looking at the California Consumer Privacy Act (“CCPA”) as one of the channels to file suit against companies for failure to meet data privacy and security requirements. (A full copy of the CCPA can be found […]

The UK: They left the EU; did your data?

As many of you may know, the United Kingdom officially left the European Union on January 31, 2020, after forty-seven (47) years of membership. What does this mean? Well the short answer is: we do not really know yet.  The UK and the EU are now in a “transition period” that will last until at […]

Antonia M. Dumas, Esquire is admitted to practice law in the District of Columbia

XPAN Law Group, LLC is proud to announce that Associate, Antonia M. Dumas, Esq., was admitted to practice law in the District of Columbia.  “I am excited to be present in our nation’s capital and active in the conversations and developments of data privacy laws and enforcement in DC and throughout the US,” explains Antonia. […]

Jordan L. Fischer, Esq. is appointed to the Board of Trustees of West Chester Friends School

Jordan L. Fischer, Esq., co-founder and managing partner of XPAN Law Group, was recently appointed to the Board of Trustees of West Chester Friends School, a private academic school located in West Chester, Pennsylvania.  West Chester Friends School is an independent, Quaker early childhood and elementary school. The school educates students of many faiths with […]