Alabama Data Breach Notification Act

The Act requires all businesses that acquire or use sensitive personally identifiable information ("SPII") to "implement and maintain reasonable security measures to protect" SPII against security breaches. SPII is nonpublic information about an individual that...

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Alabama Data Breach Notification Act of 2018

This executive summary addresses our discussion at the April 10, 2018 inaugural meeting of the Birmingham chapter of Infragard about Alabama’s new data breach law. The new law requires businesses to maintain reasonable security measures and make data breach...

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Paige Boshell Earns Elite Privacy Certifications

Paige Boshell has earned four elite certifications in privacy policy from the International Association of Privacy Professionals (IAPP). Boshell, a partner in the Bradley Arant Boult Cummings LLP Birmingham, Ala. office, acts as team leader for the firm’s Cyber...

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Primer on Smart Contracting on the Blockchain

Smart contracts are self-executing agreements written in code on the blockchain. Parties contract digitally using distributed ledger technology. This article offers a layperson’s, non-technical summary of the underlying technology and consideration of certain legal...

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