April 26, 2021Articles

Maine Enacts Insurance Data Security Act

Month-In-Brief: Internet Law & Cyber-Security, American Bar Association Business Law Section

On March 17, 2021, the Governor of Maine signed a new data protection law that goes into effect on January 1, 2022. The Maine Insurance Data Security Act establishes standards for insurance data security, but does not create or curtail any private causes of action that exist in the absence of the law.