Privacy & Cybersecurity Newsletter

September 2022

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.

In This Issue

California Privacy Fall Update: Proposed Regulations and Fading Exemptions
The California Consumer Privacy Act as amended by the California Privacy Rights Act has had some major developments over the summer. read more

New York Department of Financial Services Looks to Raise the Floor — Again — on Cybersecurity Regulation
Already considered among the most rigorous cybersecurity requirements for financial services companies, the existing New York Department of Financial Services Cybersecurity Regulation set the standard for a scalable and prescriptive framework for cybersecurity. read more

“Trust the Process”? – Privacy and Cybersecurity Issues With Court Service of Process via NFT
Recently courts in New York and London granted orders in two unrelated cases – LCX AG v 1.274M U.S. Dollar Coin and D’Aloia v Binance Holdings & Others – authorizing the claimants to serve proceedings on anonymous defendants by way of a non-fungible token. read more

California’s Looming Privacy Deadline for Personnel and B2B Data
Two key exemptions of California's Consumer Privacy Act are set to expire on January 1, 2023. read more