Topic: Privacy/Data Security/Cyber Risk

Join Locke Lord for a Complimentary Summer Speaker Series

As we enter the next phase of life under COVID-19, new issues are emerging for the insurance industry. Locke Lord lawyers will tackle some of the issues over the next few months. Sign up for each program that interests you below. We look forward to sharing time with you as we navigate the new normal. One hour of CLE for each program is approved in CA, IL, TX and NY. Other states are pending.

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COVID-19: Address the real-world implications for insurers and get your roadmap for overcoming the obstacles ahead

Patrick Byrnes will present at a 75-minute complimentary webinar, presented by Intelligent Insurer and sponsored by CRC Group, on real-time challenges facing brokers, insurers and risk managers. A panel of experts will cover key questions the industry is facing and provide a step-by-step guide to confronting the COVID-19 crisis.

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NY DFS Issues Guidance to Regulated Entities for Cybersecurity in the Remote Work Environment

Reminding NY DFS regulated entities that its Cybersecurity Regulation (23 NYCRR Part 500) requires ‎assessment of cybersecurity risk, and the reporting of certain cybersecurity events within 72 hours, ‎the DFS issued guidance specific to the current COVID-19 pandemic. The DFS guidance is appropriate ‎for any business, whether or not subject to the NY Regulation.‎

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Webinar: Insurance IT Strategy and Regulatory Compliance–NYDFS, NAIC and CCPA

On January 9 from noon-1:00 p.m. CT, Locke Lord LLP and Novarica will look at new regulatory developments in analytics, use of data, and data security that have the potential to affect insurer technology strategy. This webinar covers the similarities and differences between NYDFS Cybersecurity Regulation and NAIC Data Security Model Law, the recent updates to the California Consumer Privacy Act of 2018, and the potential innovation opportunities and limitations surrounding insurance regulatory sandboxes.

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Privacy & Cybersecurity Newsletter – November 2019

Locke Lord’s Privacy & Cybersecurity Newsletter provides topical snapshots of recent developments in the fast-changing world of privacy, data protection, and cyber risk management. For further information on any of the subjects covered in the newsletter, please contact one of the members of our privacy and cybersecurity team.

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Locke Lord QuickStudy: New CFIUS Regulations Foreshadow an Increased Impact on the Insurance Industry

On September 24, 2019, the U.S. Department of the Treasury (“Treasury”) proposed regulations to expand considerably the scope of transactions subject to review by the Committee on Foreign Investment in the United States (“CFIUS”), to now include certain transactions in the insurance industry, where ‎“sensitive personal data” could become accessible to a foreign person.

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CCPA Amendments Are In! Draft CCPA Regulations Are Out!

The long-awaited amendments to the California Consumer Privacy Act of 2018 (CCPA) have finally become law. On October 11, 2019—two days before the October 13 deadline—California Governor Gavin Newsom announced that he signed all of the California Legislature’s September 2019 amendments to the CCPA: AB-25, AB-874, AB-1146, AB-1355, and AB-1564.

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