In a recent article published by Bloomberg Law, Hunton lawyers provide a roadmap to assist companies in understanding and navigating privacy and data security issues in corporate transactions. This blog entry provides a link to download a copy of the article.
Continue Reading Navigating Privacy and Data Security Issues in Mergers, Acquisitions and Other Transactions

Privacy and data security issues have become the subject of critical focus in corporate mergers, acquisitions, divestitures and related transactions. Because of this heightened concern, it is imperative that companies conduct thorough due diligence about privacy and data security issues before entering into a transaction.
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In a recent article published by Corporate Counsel, Hunton & Williams partner Lisa Sotto and associate Ryan Logan discuss the privacy and data security-related legal issues that arise in corporate transactions, and provide a how-to guide on addressing those issues during the various stages of a transaction.
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On January 17, 2013, the Department of Health and Human Services’ Office for Civil Rights released its long-anticipated megarule amending the HIPAA Privacy, Security, Breach Notification and Enforcement Rules. This blog post highlights some of the more significant aspects of the Omnibus Rule and provides critical compliance tips.
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