On April 15, 2019, Arkansas Governor Asa Hutchinson signed House Bill 1943 into law (now referred to as Act 1030), amending the Personal Information Protection Act, Arkansas Code § 4-110-101 et seq. Act 1030 expands the definition of “personal information” as used in the Personal Information Protection Act and also introduces key new requirements that relate to data breach notification.Read more »
Legislative Alert: Arkansas Amends Personal Information Protection Act Posted on: April 29, 2019 In: Data Privacy & Cybersecurity
State of the (State) Data Breach Laws: 2017 Legislative Update, Part I Posted on: September 26, 2017 In: Data Privacy & Cybersecurity
With the summer winding down and children already heading back to school, most state legislators have already said “sine die” to the 2017 legislative session. And like in legislative sessions over the past few years, data security and data breach notification continued to occupy the legislative calendars of state houses across the country in 2017. During the past session, a myriad of bills affecting breach notification requirements were proposed in numerous state legislatures.Read more »
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