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Legal - General Counsel

The General Counsel’s Office works within the the Administration Division providing legal services to all divisions of the department. The General Counsel’s Office also provides legal analysis for legislative proposals.

Data Breach Notifications

In accordance with 9 V.S.A. § § 2430 and 2435, the Vermont Security Breach Notice Act requires a data collector or other entity regulated by the Department of Financial Regulation (DFR) to provide notice(s) of a security breach to DFR and the affected consumer, owner or licensee of the data or records breached.

Direct all security breach notices to DFR:

Sheila Grace, General Counsel
Department of Financial Regulation
89 Main St., Montpelier VT 05620-3101 
phone: 802-828-3301
fax: 802-828-1919

Please check out Frequently Asked Questions and read the Security Breach Bulletin regarding July 1, 2020, changes to Vermont’s Security Breach Notice Act.