Cybersecurity Enforcement Is Coming & NY Has Set The Stage With Its First NY DFS Case

By Antonia Dumas, Associate at XPAN Law Group, LLC  With California’s Attorney General’s first steps towards enforcement of the CCPA, data privacy enforcement is a hot topic. However, we should not forget the other side of the coin, cybersecurity enforcement. Just as there has been a rise in data privacy regulatory activity and discussions, there […]

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 […]

NY SHIELD Act: Are you Ready?

Coming to New York in March 2020 is the Stop Hacks and Improve Electronic Data Security (SHIELD) Act. The SHIELD Act updates the approach to cybersecurity in New York, requiring proactive actions on the part of companies to protect personal data of New York residents. This means that the SHIELD Act, like a lot of […]