Virginia: No New Data Privacy Laws in 2020

By Tricia Dunlap

Data privacy bills died in Virginia’s House of Delegates today, January 29, 2020.  Two of them will almost certainly be back next year. HB 473, patroned by Delegate Mark Sickles (D-43rd District), gave consumers the right to access their data and determine if it had been sold to a data broker.  HB 952, patroned by…

5 Reasons Your Business Needs a Contract Review Lawyer

By Tricia Dunlap

By Tricia Dunlap (Esq. & CIPP/US) As a business owner, you sign contracts every day. How many times have you thought, “maybe I should have this contract reviewed by a lawyer?” When it comes to important legal documents, hiring a contract review lawyer is money well spent. Consider the costly (and sometimes catastrophic) mistakes that often result when business owners agree to a…