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Kerry Releases Draft of "Privacy Bill of Rights"

By InfoLawGroup LLP on March 25, 2011

California, credit cards, personal identification information, personal information, personally identifiable information, retail, retailers, Song-Beverly Credit Card Act

California Supreme Court Says Zip Codes are PII-Really. (As California Goes, So Goes the Nation? Part Two)

By InfoLawGroup LLP on February 11, 2011

The California Supreme Court ruled Thursday, in Pineda v. Williams-Sonoma, that zip codes are "personal identification information" for purposes of California's Song-Beverly Credit Card Act, California Civil Code section 1747.08. Really.

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FTC's Report on Privacy Sets Forth Framework for Consumers, Businesses and Policymakers

By InfoLawGroup LLP on December 01, 2010

On December 1, 2010, the Federal Trade Commission issued a preliminary report entitled "Protecting Consumer Privacy in an Era of Rapid Change, A Proposed Framework for Businesses and Policymakers". The report proposes a framework to balance the privacy interests of consumers with innovation that relies on consumer information to develop beneficial new products and services.

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Celebrating Data Privacy from A to Z

By InfoLawGroup LLP on January 28, 2010

In honor of Data Privacy Day and its spirit of education, I thought it might be appropriate (and fun) to celebrate some (but certainly not all) of the A, B, Cs of Data Privacy. Would love to see your contributions, too!

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Massachusetts' Revised Personal Information Security Regulation (201 CMR 17.00)

By InfoLawGroup LLP on October 03, 2009

Massachusetts' Office of Consumer Affairs & Business Regulation (OCABR) recently released a revised version of its "Standards for the Protection of Personal Information of Residents of the Commonwealth" (the "Regulation"). This August 2009 version modifies the February 2009 version of the Regulation. The press release for the new revision is here, and the FAQs released by OCABR appear updated to address some of the changes in the regulations.For ease of reference, ISC has taken the time to create a REDLINED VERSION showing the revisions in the new Regulation. The redlines indicate changes between the February 2009 version and the August 2009 version of the Regulation. Also included below is a summary of some of the more significant changes.