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Records Retention: Which Documents Should You Keep and Which Should You Trash?

Keeping documents has never been easier or cheaper. Cloud storage has opened up nearly infinite room to save digital files and data indefinitely. However, just because you can save documents conveniently doesn’t mean it’s always a good idea. While storage is relatively inexpensive, the risks related to retaining unneeded records can be costly.

If your business documents have been stacking up in the absence of a formal retention plan, it’s time for a spring cleaning. Don’t have a retention plan? All businesses should have one.

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Avoid Data Security Class Actions:  Know Your Legal Obligations

Data privacy and data security class actions are on the rise. Some have called privacy claims the “next frontier in consumer class actions.” Legal issues are still being hammered out as to who can successfully file claims and what kind of injury they have to assert to make it past class action legal hurdles.

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