The legal profession is constantly changing. Firms are always looking for ways to better serve their clients. One of the ways they are doing that is by embracing “law new.” Law new refers to innovative practices that focus on providing legal services in non-traditional methods. These techniques can include working with underserved communities, using technology, and developing strategies that have not been a part of standard practice in the past. This type of practice can benefit all types of clients and is an excellent way for firms to differentiate themselves from their competitors.
The process for creating a new federal law starts with an idea that is proposed by an individual member of Congress and is then drafted into a bill by the Government’s legislative branch, known as Cabinet. The proposed bill is then voted on by both chambers of Congress and, if it passes, becomes law.
This bill requires third-party food delivery services to obtain a license to do business in the City, and repeals subchapter 22 of chapter 5 of title 20 of the Administrative Code of the City of New York, which contains existing laws regulating third-party food delivery services.
This bill amends the City’s law on data breach notification to make it more consistent with State law, and clarifies that covered entities are required to notify affected persons of a data breach, and to comply with additional requirements regarding the timing of those notifications.