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White & Case LLP

Consumer financial services: The road ahead: Payment processing

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The CFPB continued to be active in the consumer payments space in 2018, while the Federal Reserve and market participants considered the future of payment processing, including the development of faster payment systems....more

Fox Rothschild LLP

French Data Authority CNIL Issues Guidance On Credit Card Data

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The French Data Protection Authority, CNIL, issues guidance on credit card data in remote transactions: Merchants who collect credit card detail to facilitate a transaction, need the consent of their customers to keep...more

White and Williams LLP

PCI SSC Issues New Standards for Payment Software

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The Payment Card Industry Security Standards Council (PCI SSC) has issued a new Software Security Framework for secure payment software. The new framework includes both a Secure Software Standard and Secure Software Life...more

Chiesa Shahinian & Giantomasi PC

Pennsylvania Supreme Court Ruling Opens Floodgates on Cybersecurity Lawsuits

On November 21, 2018, the Pennsylvania Supreme Court, the highest ranking state court in Pennsylvania, ruled that an employer had a common law duty to exercise reasonable care to protect employees’ personal data where, as a...more

Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner

Negotiating Payment Processing Agreements

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Credit cards are the primary form of payment received by most retailers. In order to process a credit card a retailer must enter into an agreement with a bank and a payment processor (a “Payment processing agreement”)....more

BakerHostetler

The Weekly Privacy Rewind

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Class Actions - Plaintiffs Seek Approval for $4.3 Million Settlement With Sonic in Credit Card Data Breach Suit • Following a variety of lawsuits against fast food chain Sonic Drive-In related to a 2017 credit card data...more

Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner

Credit Card Breaches

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For most retailers credit cards are the primary form in which payments are made. Accepting credit cards, however, carries significant data security risks and potential legal liability. ...more

Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner

Credit Cards and the Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard

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For most retailers their primary source of revenue comes from credit card transactions. In order to accept credit cards, a retailer must enter into a contractual agreement with a payment processor and a merchant bank....more

Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton LLP

Seventh Circuit: the economic loss doctrine precludes tort claims between participants in a contractual network that allocates...

Takeaway: Data breaches are now a fact of life, whether for card-carrying consumers or commercial entities that are either victims of hacking or otherwise required to deal with the consequences. Class action litigation often...more

White & Case LLP

Consumer financial services at a crossroads: Payment processing

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Supervision - Prepaid Card Rule update - The CFPB finalized changes to its rule on prepaid cards (Prepaid Card Rule) in January 2018 and delayed its compliance date to April 2019. The amended rule preserves significant...more

Mintz

Equifax Breach: Three Takeaways from the First Four Days

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On September 7, 2017, Equifax, one of the three large credit reporting bureaus, announced a cybersecurity incident impacting approximately 143 million U.S. consumers. According to Equifax, the breach occurred mid-May through...more

Patterson Belknap Webb & Tyler LLP

Cyber Briefing: Second “Envelope” Lawsuit Against Aetna, Yahoo to Answer for 1.5 Billion Hacked Accounts and Eighth Circuit...

As we head into the new week, here’s a quick summary of major data security developments from around the country. Aetna Hit With Second “Envelope” Lawsuit - Aetna Inc. is now facing a second lawsuit over the disclosure...more

Jones Day

Global Privacy & Cybersecurity Update Vol. 13

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On December 28, 2016, the New York Department of Financial Services ("DFS") released a revised version of a proposed regulation that would require banks, insurance companies, and other financial services institutions...more

McGuireWoods LLP

Eighth Circuit Undoes Target Data Breach Settlement Class

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The $10 million settlement class in the Target data breach case was unraveled by the Eighth Circuit Court of Appeals in a recent decision that will force the district court to address the impact of the Supreme Court’s...more

Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner

Reduce Potential Liability for Data Security Breaches by Negotiating Coverage in Payment Processing Agreements

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Credit cards are the primary form of payment received by most retailers. In order to process a credit card, a retailer must enter into an agreement with a bank and a payment processor. Payment processing agreements often have...more

Robinson+Cole Data Privacy + Security Insider

Over 3.1 Billion Records Breached So Far in 2016

The tally of records breached in 2016 (through November) globally was over 2.1 billion, according to IT Governance. With the announcement yesterday of Yahoo’s breach of another 1 billion records, that tally is now up to 3.1...more

Robins Kaplan LLP

New FTC Data Breach Response Guidelines

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Cybersecurity should always be at the top of any retailer’s priority list—and even more so as the holiday shopping season gets underway. To that end, the Federal Trade Commission’s newly-released Data Breach Response...more

King & Spalding

New York Attorney General Announces Settlement With Trump Hotel Over Two Data Security Incidents

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On September 23, 2016, New York Attorney General Eric T. Schneiderman announced a settlement with Trump International Hotels Management LLC, d/b/a Trump Hotel Collection (“THC”), imposing $50,000 in penalties and ongoing...more

Davis Wright Tremaine LLP

PCI DSS v. 3.2: New Requirements Coming to Protect Your Customers’ Wallets

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The Payment Card Industry (PCI) Security Standards Council (PCI Council) released Version 3.2 of the PCI Data Security Standard (PCI DSS), containing several new requirements for merchants, acquirers, and other entities that...more

McGuireWoods LLP

A Storm Brews: Retailers Push Back Against Payment Card Industry Data Security Standards

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As businesses and financial institutions grapple with data security in the wake of high profile breaches, tensions between retailers and the credit card industry over the creation and implementation of security standards...more

Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner

How to Draft an Effective Data Breach Incident Response Plan

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The best way to handle any emergency is to be prepared. When it comes to data breaches, incident response plans are the first step organizations take to prepare. Furthermore, many organizations are required to maintain one....more

Sheppard Mullin Richter & Hampton LLP

Credit Card Theft Plaintiffs Discover Warm Home After 7th Circuit Rulings

One of the great scourges for retail companies in the digital age has been the ever-present threat of massive data breaches by hackers attempting to steal millions of consumers ’debit and credit card information. In...more

Ropes & Gray LLP

FTC Launches Study of Assessment Process for Payment Card Industry Data Security Standards

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On March 7, the FTC announced a study of Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (“PCI DSS”) assessments – the audits required of certain merchants pursuant to rules imposed by payment card brands such as Visa and...more

Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner

How to Select a Qualified Security Assessor (“QSA”)

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Retailers that accept credit cards are typically required by the payment card brands to show that they are in compliance with the Payment Card Industry Data Security Standards or “PCI DSS” at least once a year. How a retailer...more

Alston & Bird

FTC Announces Study of PCI-DSS Assessment Companies

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On Monday, March 7 the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) issued a press release announcing that it had issued Orders to nine Qualified Security Assessor (QSA) companies, which are certified to assess whether or not entities...more

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