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Mitchell Williams Attorney Mandy Stanton Presented at National Alliance of Life Companies (NALC) 2019 Fall Conference

Discussed Recent International, Federal and State Government Regulations on Privacy and Protection of Personal Information

September 20, 2019

COLORADO SPRINGS, CO. – Attorney Mandy Stanton presented today at the National Alliance of Life Companies 2019 Fall Conference in Colorado Springs, Colorado. Her presentation provided a high-level overview of recent international, federal and state government regulations used to reframe obligations regarding the privacy and protection of individuals’ personal information and reviewed the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), Insurance Data Security Model Law and the California Consumer Privacy Act. She also identified big picture issues based on these developments that companies should address in their business practices moving forward.

Stanton focuses her practice on evaluating and managing risks associated with privacy and data security matters. She counsels clients on incident readiness and response, structuring and implementing privacy policies and programs, data breach notification laws, information governance issues and vendor management. She assists businesses with drafting and negotiating complex commercial contracts to ensure responsible access, transfer and use of data and associated intellectual property. She is a former in-house counsel for an international information technology and data marketing firm. Mandy is a Certified Privacy Professional (CIPP/US).

About the National Alliance of Life Companies

The National Alliance of Life Companies (NALC) is a national trade association of small and mid-sized life and health insurance companies formed in 1992 because of concerns that existing trade associations would not adequately represent the interests of smaller companies. The NALC is dedicated to providing a forum in which member companies can work with regulators and legislators to promote fair and effective regulation of the life and health insurance industry.

About Mitchell Williams

Mitchell, Williams, Selig, Gates & Woodyard, P.L.L.C. is a full-service corporate law firm that provides strategic, comprehensive legal services to help clients achieve their goals. Established in 1954, the firm has offices in Little Rock, Rogers and Jonesboro, Arkansas and Austin, Texas. For more information, visit