The United States Supreme Court recently issued its decision in Dobbs v. Jackson Women’s Health Org., ––– U.S. –––, 2022 WL 2276808 (2022), overturning Roe v. Wade, 410 U.S. 113 (1973), and Planned Parenthood of Southeastern Pennsylvania v. Casey, 505 U.S. 833 (1992). In holding that the U.S. Constitution does not protect
Data Privacy and Cybersecurity Issues in M&A Transactions
Mayer Brown partners Christian Fabian, Stephen Lilley and Lei Shen, located in the United States, focus on data privacy and cybersecurity issues in M&A transactions.
Colorado’s New Data Privacy Law: Comparing to Other States and Looking Ahead
Colorado has become the third state to enact a comprehensive consumer data privacy statute. Passed by the Colorado General Assembly on June 8, 2021, and signed into law by Colorado Governor Jared Polis on July 7, 2021, the Colorado Privacy Act (“CPA”) is slated to come into effect on July 1, 2023. This Legal Update…
Safeguarding Personal Information: What Washington Businesses Need to Know about Data Security Standards
In a bylined article, Litigation & Dispute Resolution partners Charles E. Harris, II, Laura Hammargren, and associate Rebecca Klein (all Chicago) examines certain data security standards and why Washington entities might consider complying with one of these standards.
Preparing For and Responding To a Computer Security Incident: Making the First 72 Hours Count
Computer security incidents pose substantial and growing threats to businesses. A company’s readiness to respond in the immediate aftermath of an attack is the key to minimizing the financial, reputational and legal damage associated with such an event. To help companies be prepared, Mayer Brown recently published Preparing For and Responding To a Computer Security…