With recent changes to both federal and state legislation regarding data privacy, its a topic that is quickly making its way to the top of many corporations' priority lists in 2010.
For a more up close look at the new regulations and changes check out the full article "The Evolving Landscape of Data Privacy" at www.law.com/jsp/article.jsp?id=120244608...
As stated in the article, one of the most noted regulations going into effect will be the FTC's Red Flag rules which will become effective on June 1, 2010. "These rules will require that many financial institutions and creditors will need to adopt written programs that are designed to identify, detect, and respond to red flags of identity theft." The FTC’s guide to the all the new rules can be found here.
What impact will these regulations have on your data privacy policies and procedures?