Are you ready in the event that your company’s records or data are lost, stolen or accessed without authorization? Do you know the notification obligations that are applicable to a data breach or when your company’s data falls into the wrong hands?

If you answered no to any of those questions, you need to understand that various federal and state laws may impose notification and other obligations on your company after any data breach that involves certain consumer or employee information.

In this short video, Christopher Avery provides a quick overview of the breach notification requirements as they relate to specific records or data and talks about the importance of maintaining an incident response plan.