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.… Continue Reading
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.… Continue Reading
In an article published this month, Hunton & Williams privacy lawyers Lisa Sotto, Ryan Logan and Melinda McLellan discuss how the newly-adopted HIPAA omnibus rule will impact business associates in the records and information management industry.… Continue Reading
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.… Continue Reading
On July 20, 2010, Hunton & Williams announced the release of its first edition Privacy and Data Security Law treatise, which provides a detailed overview of information privacy and data security law issues.
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