In February of 2020, the national unemployment rate of 3.5% was at its lowest level since 1969. By early April the unemployment rate was estimated to be around 15%, and rising, though the labor market is changing so rapidly right now that it’s hard for statisticians to know for certain. And with most of the country subject to shelter-in-place orders, the traditional legal job search approaches of networking and in-person interviewing aren’t possible for many of us.
In the face of an unprecedented global pandemic, will public health imperatives change best practices for handling PII/PHI in a world of targeted and aggressive data breaches?
Global companies have been intently focused on complying with the broad data privacy mandates of the GDPR and preparing for stricter compliance regulations in the United States as the effective date of the California Consumer Privacy Act looms.