Here is a great heads-up and reminder. YOU do need to know and abide by the rules governing privacy. In today’s online business environment, don’t get caught short of the knowledge you need and the compliance requirements. Legal
Excerpt: Do you run a web-based business and collect data about your customers? If so, do you have professional practices in place to ensure the protection of that information and the privacy of your customers? No? Then ask not for whom the bell tolls, as it tolls for you—Privacy Breach Notification Laws are here.
Before you scramble to fire off an email to your service provider to disable your ecommerce facilities or remove all forms from your blog, don’t. If you’re running a small site or a modest-sized mailing list and don’t collect any information on your visitors, then please don’t be alarmed.
However, irrespective of the scope of your online presence, please take a few minutes to get yourself up to date on what privacy breach notification laws are, and how they impact you.
Read full article via How Privacy Breach Notification Law Affects Your Blog : @ProBlogger.