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Octillo is a law firm focused only on technology, data security and privacy. We represent global brands to small and medium sized businesses in privacy and data breach litigation and class actions, regulatory compliance matters, risk assessments, and data breach response. Our seasoned team is made up of lawyers who are also technologists, tech business owners, former regulators, and certified privacy professionals.

The Latest From Octillo

Biometric Information Privacy ActFacial Recognition Company Enters into Settlement Agreement for Alleged Violations of Illinois’ Biometric Information Privacy Act
Facial Recognition Company Enters into Settlement Agreement for Alleged Violations of Illinois’ Biometric Information Privacy Act

Facial Recognition Company Enters into Settlement Agreement for Alleged Violations of Illinois’ Biometric Information Privacy Act

On May 11, 2022, a consent order was entered into following a settlement agreement between Clearview AI, the American Civil Liberties Union (“ACLU”), and other parties ending a two-year long lawsuit regarding Illinois’ Biometric Information Privacy Act, the nation's first biometric privacy law.
PCI Data Security Standards v4.0What Your Business Needs to Know About the Newly Announced PCI Data Security Standards v4.0
What Your Business Needs to Know About the Newly Announced PCI Data Security Standards v4.0

What Your Business Needs to Know About the Newly Announced PCI Data Security Standards v4.0

In a press release published on March 31st, the PCI Security Standards Council (PCI SSC) announced v4.0 of the PCI Data Security Standards (PCI DSS). In this blog post, we provide a brief overview of what’s new in this latest iteration of the standard. We also glance at the implementation timeline so that your business can get the ball rolling on the transition process.
US Federal Privacy & Cybersecurity Regulatory DevelopmentsFederal Privacy and Cybersecurity Regulatory Developments – Key Updates
Federal Privacy and Cybersecurity Regulatory Developments – Key Updates

Federal Privacy and Cybersecurity Regulatory Developments – Key Updates

In the absence of overarching federal privacy legislation, enforcement authority over privacy and cybersecurity is shared among several different government agencies. With attention on privacy and cybersecurity-related issues rapidly increasing, federal agencies seek to address these issues by actively engaging in rulemaking, enforcement, and policy development.

News & Events

Government Regulation of Artificial Intelligence Brian MyersBrian H. Myers to Present on Government Regulation of Artificial Intelligence at SecureWorld Government
Brian H. Myers to Present on Government Regulation of Artificial Intelligence at SecureWorld Government

Brian H. Myers to Present on Government Regulation of Artificial Intelligence at SecureWorld Government

Octillo attorney, Brian H. Myers, will present on government regulation of artificial intelligence and automated tools at SecureWorld Government.
The Accounting and Auditing Institute for Employee Benefit Plans PanelNaimah Duporte to Appear on Accounting and Auditing Institute for Employee Benefit Plans Conference Panel on Cybersecurity
Naimah Duporte to Appear on Accounting and Auditing Institute for Employee Benefit Plans Conference Panel on Cybersecurity

Naimah Duporte to Appear on Accounting and Auditing Institute for Employee Benefit Plans Conference Panel on Cybersecurity

Naimah Duporte, will appear on a cybersecurity panel at the Accounting and Auditing Institute for Employee Benefit Plans

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