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California Dreaming, California Nightmare - 3 Takeaways From California's Controversial Independent Contractor Bill Becoming Law
It's now official. After months of speculation, California Governor Gavin Newsom signed Assembly Bill (AB) 5 into law on September 18,
United States
27 Sep 2019
Tectonic Shift - Key Takeaways As California Legislature Passes Controversial Independent Contractor Bill
The California Legislature passed a closely watched bill on September 11, 2019 that, if signed into law, will make it harder for California businesses ...
United States
20 Sep 2019
The Driverless Commute: National Institute Of Standards And Technology (NIST) Release Cybersecurity Guidance For Internet Connected Devices
The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) recently released draft standards for IoT cybersecurity that may inform similar efforts in the autonomous vehicle industry
United States
27 Aug 2019
Data Privacy Enforcement On The Rise In The US – California's CCPA Setting The Benchmark
On January 1, 2020, California will become the first state in the US to implement a sweeping new data privacy law that gives its residents the right to know (1) what "personal information" has been collected about them;...
United States
21 Aug 2019
HHS Announces New Health Sector Cybersecurity Coordination Center
On October 29, 2018, Deputy Secretary of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) Eric Hargan announced the official opening of the Health Sector Cybersecurity Coordination Center (HC3).
United States
15 Nov 2018
NIST Announces Privacy Framework Effort
On September 4, 2018, the U.S. Department of Commerce's National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) announced the start of a collaborative project to develop a voluntary privacy framework to help organizations manage privacy related risk.
United States
15 Nov 2018
California Contractors Beware: California Supreme Court Narrows Prompt Payment Exceptions
A unanimous California Supreme Court made it clear that the term "prompt payment" in the context of California's prompt payment statutes really means "prompt payment," and any exception applies narrowly.
United States
14 Jun 2018
DHS And FIB Issue Joint Warning – Hackers Have Targeted Critical Sector Industries Since March 2016
On March 15, 2018, the US Department of Homeland Security (DHS) and Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) issued a joint Technical Alert (TA18-074A) warning "network defenders"...
United States
28 Mar 2018
IRS Warns About New Cyber Scam Targeting Taxpayers
To mitigate against this threat, the IRS recommended that taxpayers and businesses that store taxpayer information take three steps.
United States
8 Mar 2018
Are You Compliant? A New Year Brings New Laws Impacting California Employers
In 2017, the California Legislature and Governor Jerry Brown were busy passing new laws that will impact employers across California this year.
United States
9 Jan 2018
Caveat Contractors: Under New California Law, General Contractors Will Be On The Hook For Unpaid Subcontractor Wages
Enacted by California state legislators in September and effective for contracts entered on or after January 1, 2018, A.B. 1701 makes direct contractors (defined as those with a direct contractual ...
United States
29 Dec 2017
NIST Releases Draft Update To Cybersecurity Framework
In 2014, the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) released its first version of the Framework for Improving Critical Infrastructure Cybersecurity (Cyber Framework).
United States
14 Dec 2017
California Supreme Court Gives PAGA Plaintiffs Broad Right To Employee Contact Information
On July 13, 2017, the California Supreme Court issued its decision in Williams v. Superior Court (Marshalls of California), holding that in a representative action brought by an employee under the state's PAGA...
United States
29 Aug 2017
California DFEH's New Transgender Regulations Go Into Effect
The new regulations enforce FEHA's prohibition against job applicant and/or employee discrimination based wholly or in part on an individual's sex, gender, gender identity or gender expression...
United States
18 Aug 2017
HHS Issues Quick Response Cyber Attack Checklist
The OCR's checklist makes clear that preparing for, and responding quickly to any potential breach should be a priority for HIPPA covered entities and their business associates.
United States
24 Jul 2017
White House Signs New Cybersecurity Executive Order
On May 11, 2017, President Donald Trump signed a new Executive Order on cybersecurity entitled Strengthening the Cybersecurity of Federal Networks and Critical Infrastructure.
United States
18 May 2017
DHS Warns Congress On Mobile Device Security
On May 4, 2017, the US Department of Homeland Security (DHS) submitted a new study to Congress that detailed current and emerging threats to the Federal government's use of mobile devices...
United States
15 May 2017
FBI Warns Cyber Criminals Are Targeting Unsecured FTP Servers In The Healthcare Industry
On March 22, 2017, the FBI issued a Private Industry Notification, warning that criminal actors are actively targeting File Transfer Protocol (FTP) servers operating in "anonymous" mode...
United States
10 May 2017
Tennessee Adds New Encryption And Timing Requirements To Its Data Breach Notification Law
On April 4, 2017, Tennessee Governor Bill Haslam signed into law an amendment to the state's data breach notification law, making two substantive changes to the statute
United States
5 May 2017
Trends & Insights: The Defend Trade Secrets Act Nine Months Later
It has been nine months since enactment of the Defend Trade Secrets Act (DTSA) (18 U.S.C. § 1832, et seq.), which amended the Economic Espionage Act of 1996...
United States
8 Mar 2017
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