Tag: Ohio

Data Breach and Cybersecurity On August 2, 2018, Ohio Governor John Kasich signed legislation (S.B. 220) creating a cybersecurity program affirmative defense to a tort against a covered entity because of a data breach, if the entity is accused of failing to implement reasonable information security controls and the entity has a cybersecurity program that…

2019 Minimum Wage Increase On September 30, 2018, the Ohio Department of Commerce announced that the state’s minimum wage will increase as follows: $8.55 per hour for non-tipped employees. $4.30 per hour plus tips for tipped employees. These increases are effective January 1, 2019. See the announcement (and updated minimum wage poster)