Guest Commentary in the Washington Legal Foundation Legal Pulse

David Zetoony authored a blog post June 6 for the Washington Legal Foundation Legal Pulse on the Tennessee breach notification law, which he says is indicative of data security regulators’ lack of creativity. The Tennessee legislature amended its data breach notification statute so that beginning July 1, a “breach of security” will no longer have the qualifier that the data must be “unencrypted.” Despite this change being characterized by the media as making the Tennessee statute “among the nation’s toughest,” Zetoony argues that the change will have very little, if any, impact on businesses. Click here to read the blog post.