Jena M. Valdetero, Co-Chair of the firm’s Data Privacy and Cybersecurity Practice, and Steven M. Malina, a member of GT’s Litigation Practice, were quoted in a Dark Reading article titled “Orgs Face Major SEC Penalties for Failing to Disclose Breaches.”

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In a potentially significant development for companies subject to the California Consumer Privacy Act, as amended (CCPA), on Feb. 9, California’s Third District Court of Appeal overturned a Superior Court decision issued in June 2023 that had stayed the enforcement of new CCPA regulations finalized by the California Privacy Protection Agency (CPPA), first-in-the-nation privacy regulator

Greenberg Traurig Data Privacy & Cybersecurity attorneys Gretchen Ramos, Darren Abernethy, and Zachary Schapiro will present the CLE webinar, “U.S. Consumer Health Data Privacy Laws in 2024: Washington’s My Health My Data Act and Related State and Federal Developments,” Tuesday, Feb. 27, 2024. State legislatures and the Federal Trade Commission have begun

  1. Cybersecurity Rules by the SEC and the EU – Both the Security and Exchange Commission’s public company cybersecurity disclosure and breach notification rules as well as the implementation of the EU NIS 2 Directive will drive increased focus from management and the board on cybersecurity risks, preventive measures, and incident response. Expect to see another

On Dec. 26, 2023, DoD published a proposed rule implementing the CMMC Program (the Proposed Rule). The regulations come more than three years after the release of the initial CMMC regulations (November 2020) and two years after the Biden administration announced the revised “CMMC 2.0” program (January 2021). The Proposed Rule largely reflects the CMMC

Greenberg Traurig Data Privacy & Cybersecurity attorneys David Zetoony, Darren Abernethy, and Andrea Maciejewski will present the CLE webinar, “Are you ready for it? What in-house counsel need to know to be prepared for the death of third-party cookies,” on Tuesday, Feb. 6, 2024. The most popular web browser has

Greenberg Traurig Shareholder Tyler Thompson will present the CLE webinar “Brick and Mortar Privacy: Dealing with Privacy Compliance Challenges in ‘Real World’ Locations” Tuesday, Jan. 30, 2024. Dealing with new privacy compliance challenges related to in-person collection of personal information has never been more difficult. Restaurants, retailers, public spaces, and more are struggling to

Ian C. Ballon, Co-Chair of the Global Intellectual Property & Technology Practice Group, is Chair of PLI’s Advanced Data Privacy, Cybersecurity and TCPA Class Action Litigation 2024, taking place Jan. 24, 2024. He will deliver opening remarks before leading the “2024 Data Privacy, Cybersecurity Breach and TCPA Case Law and Litigation Trends –

As detailed in our July 2023 GT Alert, the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) now requires public companies to file a Form 8-K and disclose a material cybersecurity incident within four days of determining the incident’s materiality. Form 8-K Item 1.05(c) includes an exception to the four-day requirement: where disclosure poses a substantial risk

The risks associated with data collection and processing are at an all-time high. Data protection is a high-stakes game that is difficult to track since there is no universal legal requirement to disclose information related to data breaches. Newly released research from IBM shows that the average global cost of a single data breach in