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  • Posts by Joseph McNelis III

    Joseph McNelis III practices in Connell Foley’s Cybersecurity, Data Privacy and Incident Response Group. An experienced legal advisor, Joe guides clients in their response to a variety of cybersecurity-related issues ...

Two States Now Prohibit Public Entities from Paying Ransoms

Late last year, North Carolina became the first U.S. jurisdiction to prohibit state agencies and local government entities from making a ransom payment or communicating with a threat actor following a ransomware attack.[1] Florida has now followed suit, making it the second state to ...


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