School districts now need to prioritize compliance with a critical new regulation expanding New York state’s Education Law 2D. In effect since October 1, regulation Part 121 places new obligations on districts for managing data privacy and cybersecurity. Alan Winchester, Chief Development Officer of, joined The Harris Beach Podcast to explore best practices and new challenges in protecting the most vulnerable group in a district – the students themselves. This episode also features Joseph Eckstein, business manager and DPO at Eastern Suffolk BOCES and Edward Trevvett, a partner in the Harris Beach Educational Institutions practice. is an affiliate of, and controlled by, the law firm of Harris Beach PLLC. Caetra is not in the business of providing legal advice or legal services, and the protections of the client-lawyer relationship (including attorney-client privilege) do not exist with respect to any services provided by Caetra.

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