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Samar Amidi

Samar Amidi is an associate in the firm’s San Francisco office. She is a member of the Data Privacy and Cybersecurity Practice Group. Samar advises clients on a broad range of privacy and cybersecurity issues, including compliance obligations, product development, and responses to regulatory inquiries. She also maintains an active pro bono practice with a focus on immigration.

Earlier this month, the Kentucky legislature passed comprehensive privacy legislation, H.B. 15 (the “Act”), joining California, Virginia, Colorado, Connecticut, Utah, Iowa, Indiana, Tennessee, Montana, Oregon, Texas, Florida, Delaware, New Jersey, and New Hampshire.  The Act is awaiting the Governor’s signature. If signed into law, the Act would take effect on January 1, 2026.  This blog post summarizes the statute’s key takeaways.Continue Reading Kentucky Passes Comprehensive Privacy Bill