Personal Data On Ex-FERC Employees Goes Missing

Law360, New York (April 7, 2008, 12:00 AM EDT) -- The U.S. Federal Energy Regulatory Commission has lost a binder containing the personal information, going back 14 years, of more than 2,800 former employees.

The three-ring binder, which went missing from FERC's human resources office last month, contained packing slips for boxes of personal information, including names and Social Security numbers, of employees who left the agency between October 1983 and August 2007, FERC said Friday.

"We are confident there was no theft involved, and the likelihood of this information being exposed is low," FERC Executive...
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