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NY SHIELD Act Compliance Checklist for Nonprofits

The New York SHIELD Act (“SHIELD”), which went into effect in 2020, provides needed clarity around what constitutes reasonable data security. The use of the word reasonable serves a legal purpose; terms like “reasonable cause” or “reasonable doubt” are...

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NY SHIELD Act Compliance for Nonprofits

Let’s start with the good news.

States within the USA are starting to implement privacy regulations to protect our individual data. As individuals, this is good for us. As leaders of nonprofits, small businesses, or any entity that collects data as part...

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Are you ready for the NY SHIELD Act?

Minimal attention was paid to SHIELD Act compliance last March, as New York State was in the throes of the Covid pandemic. A year later, however, organizations are starting to receive audit requests for SHIELD compliance.

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