Posts Tagged ‘Massachusetts’

A Massachusetts privacy law is stalking your network

Monday, July 26th, 2010

Yikes! This is news to me, and something that most IT people should probably be aware of …

While provisioning yet another server or fielding a call from Sales for a password reset, you get the call. “Why didn’t you tell us about those Massachusetts files?” There’s no panic, because you haven’t the faintest idea what the caller is talking about. Yours is a Florida company. There’s not even a field sales office in Massachusetts.

What comes next is more disconcerting. “This is over my head. Expect a call from Legal.”

You check your inbox. Had you missed a broadcast about a class action lawsuit?