Health Breach Notification Rule

By Yumna Khan, Jesse M. Coleman, and Brandon L. Bigelow

Seyfarth Synopsis: On April 26, 2024, the Federal Trade Commission (“FTC”) announced it had finalized changes to modernize the Health Breach Notification Rule (the “HBNR”) by clarifying its applicability to health and wellness apps and other similar technologies—effectively expanding the information Covered Entities must provide to consumers when

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