Following various national personal data security breaches, there has been significant legislative activity at federal and state levels of government to strengthen consumers’ personal information protection. At the state level, legislatures have enacted legislation regarding security breaches in general as well as more specific bills requiring businesses to provide notification to its affected residents after a security breach occurs.  

Read the full article authored by Robert Ferm, Daniel Furman, and Ayshan Ibrahim published in the FORC Journal of Insurance Law and Regulation.