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Biometric Privacy Legislation Trends Rise Nationwide
Several states are following the path of Illinois' Biometric Information Privacy Act (BIPA), a law that has led to a rise in the volume of class action privacy litigation and underlined
United States
5 Sep 2019
Reed Smith Launches Second Edition Of 3D Printing White Paper
Following up the success of its first, medical device-focused 3D printing white paper, 3D Printing of Medical Devices: When a Novel Technology Meets Traditional Legal Principles...
United States
19 Dec 2016
Current State Of "Safe Harbor 2.0" And Steps Your Business May Need To Take
Last year, the European Court of Justice issued a judgment invalidating the safe harbor framework for US-EU data sharing, creating uncertainty and a number of questions about what is, and is not, permissible...
United States
27 Jan 2016
Russia To Increase Data Audits In 2016 With Data Localization Law & More News On The EU's Safe Harbor Ruling
Russia announced its plan to increase data localization audits in 2016 pledging to conduct around 1,000 data localization compliance audits and 2,000 monitoring procedures, under Russia's data protection authority, the Roskomnadzor.
11 Jan 2016
FDA To Hold Upcoming Medical Device Cybersecurity Workshop
The FDA announced that it will be holding a public two-day workshop at its White Oak Campus in Silver Spring, Md., on January 20-21, 2016, from 9:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. titled, "Moving Forward: Collaborative Approaches to Medical Device Cybersecurity."
United States
10 Dec 2015
U.S.-EU Safe Harbor Framework for Data Sharing
This most recent Communication recognizes the importance of trans-Atlantic data flows, calling the EU and the United States "each other's most important trading partners";
13 Nov 2015
FAQs Regarding The Safe Harbor Ruling
As you know, data privacy issues in the European Union are still fresh in the news, given the recent changes outlined in the Safe Harbor decision; we've written about it here, here and here.
United States
20 Oct 2015
Court Justice Of The European Union Rules Safe Harbor Decision Invalid
In a decision with significant potential ramifications for flows of personal data from the European Union to the United States, the Court of Justice of the European Union handed down its judgment in Maximillian Schrems v Data Protection Commissioner that the Safe Harbor Decision no longer provides adequate protection for data transferred between the EU and the U.S.
European Union
9 Oct 2015
Preparing For A HIPAA Data Breach: Easy Steps To Ensure "Breach Readiness"
With the number of significant data breaches expected to rise, it is critical that hospitals, health systems and other health care providers plan ahead and have a compliance program in place...
United States
23 Sep 2015
Cybersecurity Concerns For Medical Device Companies: A Risk Mitigation Checklist
Cybersecurity issues are nothing new to those operating in the health care industry. But while these issues have most commonly been faced by hospitals and health care providers, medical device companies must now take note.
United States
7 Sep 2015
Texas Hospital CFO Pleads Guilty To Making A HITECH Act False Statement
The HITECH Act—including the HITECH Final Rule's provisions about HIPAA, data privacy, security, and breach notification—is an issue we have covered in detail previously.
United States
25 Jun 2015
State Attorneys General Address Data Privacy And Security Issues
There have been several recent data protection actions by state attorneys general across the United States, which is the subject of a post on Reed Smith’s Global Regulatory Enforcement Law Blog.
United States
23 Mar 2015
Effective Cyberliability Insurance Coverage
According to a recent study, the median amount of time between a breach of a company’s cybernetwork and the discovery of that breach is 229 days.
United States
22 Nov 2014
Insights About Future Use Of Protected Health Information Under HIPAA
How will Protected Health Information be used in the future? Reed Smith partner Brad Rostolsky strives to answer this question in "HIPAA Enforcement: The Next Step."
United States
30 Oct 2014
U.S. Senator Schumer Calls For Increased Regulation Of Wearable Electronic Devices To Avoid Data Privacy Issues
Reed Smith’s Global Regulatory Enforcement Law Blog features a post on the recent phenomenon of wearable electronic devices and the legal issues that may arise from these gadgets
United States
14 Aug 2014
California AG's Guidance On California Online Privacy Protection Act
The California Attorney General, Kamala D. Harris, has issued a long-awaited guide on how companies can comply with the California Online Privacy Protection Act.
United States
29 May 2014
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