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An Open Letter to Massachusetts Attorney General, Martha Coakley

Recommendation for Enforcement of 201 CMR 17.00 Attorney General Martha Coakley One Ashburton Place Boston, MA  02108 RE:     NEW YORK YANKEES POTENTIAL VIOLATIONS OF c. 93H; 201 CMR 17.00 Dear Attorney General Coakley: Recently your office announced its first successful … Continue reading

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$110,000 Fine – MA AG Enforces Information Security Law

A Law with Teeth Approximately one year after the new Massachusetts Information Security Law (201 CMR 17.00) took effect, the Massachusetts Attorney General simultaneously announced the filing and settlement of a Superior Court lawsuit.  AG Coakley announced the settlement and … Continue reading

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BP’s Gulf Data Spill

BP loses laptop containing Personal Information of 13,000 Oil Spill Claimants On March 1, 2011, BP lost a laptop computer containing Personal Information (PI) on 13,000 people who made claims against BP following the Deepwater Horizon oil spill in 2010.  … Continue reading

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