Copyright © 2017 ALM Media Properties, LLC. All Rights Reserved.
Given the unrelenting onslaught of cyber attacks peppering the news, it is a good time for inside counsel to brush up on the laws designed to address data breaches. In a prior column, I discussed potential theories of civil liability for data breaches. Here, we take a bird’s eye view of state laws mandating notification in the event of unauthorized access to personal information.