Thank you for your interest in the Massachusetts Data Safety template library!
Our goal is to help you keep your sensitive business information safe. This includes helping you comply with 201 CMR 17.00, the new Massachusetts data protection rules. These templates are designed to help you develop a sensible, written security plan for your organization. We will be adding to the template library over time, and we hope you will contribute your suggestions and new templates to the library. Once you have registered for access to the templates, we will call you with information about how to access the templates.
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The Massachusetts Office of Consumer Affairs and Business Regulation does not endorse our websites, files, suggestions and workshops, and the information we provide is presented "as is". We make no warranty as to its fitness for your particular organization, and the information on our websites and in our documents are not intended to replace the advice of legal and computer professionals.
Our goal is to help you keep your sensitive business information safe, including complying with the Massachusetts information privacy regulations (201 CMR 17.00). These regulations are quite new, having gone into effect on March 1, 2010. Along with everyone else, we are learning about the 201 CMR 17.00 regulations and thinking through their implications. Since these regulations have legal and computer implications, we strongly recommend that you consult with your organization's legal and computer professionals as you work to comply with these rules, to ensure that you adequately address all legal issues for your organization and that the solutions you choose are financially and technically reasonable for your organization.
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