Alert February 17, 2009

Goodwin Procter Issues Client Alert Discussing Modifications to Massachusetts Data Security Regulations Including Postponed Compliance Date

Goodwin Procter issued a Client Alert discussing recent revisions to the new Massachusetts data security regulations on the Standards for the Protection of Personal Information of Residents of the Commonwealth (201 CMR 17.00), including a postponed compliance date of January 1, 2010.  The new regulations were the subject of September 29, 2008 and November 17, 2008 Goodwin Procter Client Alerts.  The Client Alert discussing the recent revisions is available in the publications section of the Goodwin Procter website at http://www.goodwinprocter.com/~/media/5543AE47B3664F5191F7396B9A741FEC.ashx.