On the heels of Vermont's recent amendment to its data breach notification law (which we blogged about here), Connecticut's legislature recently amended its own data breach notification law (Conn. Gen. Stat. § 36a-701b). The amended law will take effect on October 1, 2012.While several of the changes to the law were non-substantive in nature and more for the sake of clarification, the amended law does impose what seems to be the new trend in data breach notification obligations: the requirement to notify the state attorney general. Under newly added subsection (b)(2) of the statute, companies that are required to notify Connecticut residents of a data breach must also...
Connecticut Amends Data Breach Notification Law
|Author:||Mr Kevin Khurana|
|Profession:||Proskauer Rose LLP|
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