On March 27, 2024, the National Telecommunications and Information Administration (“NTIA”) issued its AI Accountability Report, and, on March 28, 2024, the White House announced the Office of Budget and Management’s (“OMB’s”) government-wide policy on AI risk management.
Continue Reading White House Executive Order on AI Rulemaking Efforts Advances as NTIA and White House OMB Issue Reports and Guidance

On February 21, 2024, the Centre for Information Policy Leadership at Hunton Andrews Kurth LLP published a white paper on Building Accountable AI Programs: Mapping Emerging Best Practices to the CIPL Accountability Framework. This blog entry discusses the paper and provides a link to download the paper.
Continue Reading CIPL Releases White Paper on Accountable AI Best Practices

On December 12, 2023, the Centre for Information Policy Leadership at Hunton Andrews Kurth LLP released a white paper on Privacy-Enhancing and Privacy-Preserving Technologies: Understanding the Role of PETs and PPTs in the Digital Age.
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On October 31, 2023, the Department of Health and Human Services announced the issuance of a settlement agreement with Doctors’ Management Services, a Massachusetts-based medical management company, related to alleged violations of the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act’s Privacy and Security Rules.
Continue Reading HHS Announces First HIPAA Settlement Agreement Involving Ransomware Attack

On October 30, 2023, the G7 leaders announced they had reached agreement on a set of International Guiding Principles on Artificial Intelligence and a voluntary Code of Conduct for AI developers, pursuant to the Hiroshima AI Process.
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On September 13, 2023, the National Coordinator for Health Information Technology and the Office for Civil Rights at the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services released version 3.4 of the Security Risk Assessment Tool under the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act Security Rule.
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On June 12, 2023, the Centre for Information Policy Leadership at Hunton Andrews Kurth submitted a response to the U.S. National Telecommunications and Information Administration’s Request for Comments on Artificial Intelligence Accountability. The NTIA’s RFC solicited comments on AI accountability measures and policies that can demonstrate trustworthiness of AI systems.
Continue Reading CIPL Files Response to NTIA’s Request for Comment on AI Accountability Policy