Data Privacy & Security Archive

Tuesday at the Legislative Meetings

Tuesday started early with the Federal Technology Advisory Board. First: We discussed the patent troll legislation that we were supporting through Congress, it was moving along well until the pharmaceutical companies got involved. We are trying to work with...

Meet the 2016 REach® Accelerator Class

Meet this year’s class of seven up-and-coming real estate tech companies all in one place at the REALTORS(R) Trade Expo. Visit the Reach Accelerator Class of 2016 at Booth #1729 on Wednesday and Thursday. This year’s class includes: •...

A Recap of Day One

The day started with the  8:00 AM Federal Legislative & Political Forum with guests Donna Brazile and Ed Gillespie. Donna Spoke first on gridlock in DC. She said they use traffic circles to move traffic… In circles which is...

Arizona Takes The Hill

One of the most important events during this week is when our local representatives head to the Hill to talk to Congressmen and Congresswomen about the issues we’re facing locally as well as nationally. Arizona has always been well...

REALTORS® Train For Capitol Hill Lobbying

The Federal Priority Issues Briefing was on Wednesday morning with the goal to educate REALTORS on the issues they will speaking to Legislators about during “Day On The Hill.” NAR Government Affairs Senior Vice President, Jerry Giovaniello, and policy...

Data Strategies Tackle Three Data Issues

NAR’s Data Strategies Committee met on Tuesday, May 12 at the Marriott Wardman to discuss three data issues surrounding members and consumers. 1.  RESO Data Standards for MLS 2.  Privacy Concerns Around Sharing Member Data 3.  Smart Homes, Smart...

Real Estate Data Protection Plan Unveiled

A plan to protect online real estate data from third parties that steal the information was presented yesterday afternoon at an MLS Association Executives session during the 2013 Midyear Legislative Meetings & Trade Expo in Washington, D.C. Read more...

Review Your Data Policies

You run your day to day business. You are out showing, and you find out your website has been hacked or worse your computer has been hacked. What data did you have on that computer? On your website? Do...

Federal Technology Sub-committee

If a laptop containing a wealth of consumer’s information was stolen from your company, what would you do? If a REALTOR® in your office tosses short-sale paperwork including the seller’s social security number in your office’s kitchen garbage bin,...
May 15, 2012