Privacy & Cybersecurity Newsletter

October 2016

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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In This Issue

New York DFS Promulgates Cybersecurity Requirements for Financial Services
The New York State Department of Financial Services promulgated proposed cyber security requirements to respond to “the ever-growing threat posed to information and financial systems by nation-states, terrorist organizations and independent criminal actors.” read more

Are You Sitting Down? Standing in Privacy Cases After Spokeo
In May of this year, in Robins v. Spokeo, the Supreme Court ruled on the important issue of standing for plaintiffs asserting statutory claims for damages in federal court. read more

Coverage and the Duped Employee
What role do cyber and other insurance lines play when losses result from an employee’s unwitting participation in spoofed email or password theft schemes? read more

U.S. Department of Transportation Checklist for Self-Driving Cars
Some of 2016’s most exciting technological advances have involved the use of—and planning for the use of—self driving cars. read more