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Business Law & Regulations, Privacy

Court Broadly Defines Protected Activity Under California Whistleblower Protection Act

February 7, 2023

Via: SHRM

An employee who alleged that he was fired for disclosing violations of federal law to his supervisor and to a third-party contractor could go forward with his claim for retaliation under the California Whistleblower Protection Act, a federal appeals court […]


Business Law & Regulations, Privacy

A New Draft Privacy Model Blooms From the NAIC Privacy Working Group

February 7, 2023

Via: JD Supra

On February 1, the NAIC’s Privacy Working Group’s new privacy model germinated. After months of development, the exposure draft, titled “Insurance Consumer Privacy Protection Model Law #674” (Proposed Model), has finally reached daylight. The Proposed Model is intended to replace […]


Business Law & Regulations, Privacy

Preparing for New Consumer Privacy laws in Colorado, Connecticut and Utah

February 6, 2023

Via: JD Supra

We would not blame companies for feeling fatigued after the race to comply with the amended California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA), the soon-to-be finalized CCPA regulations and the new Virginia Consumer Data Protection Act (CDPA) requirements. For some companies, however, […]


Business Law & Regulations, Privacy

Your Business’s Mobile App Could Be Subject to California Attorney General Investigation

February 3, 2023

Via: SHRM

The California Attorney General just announced an investigative sweep of mobile apps that allegedly fail to meet the requirements of state data privacy law, meaning businesses that conduct business through apps need to immediately ensure they are compliant with the […]


Business Law & Regulations, Privacy

California Attorney General Initiates New Investigative Sweep under the CCPA

February 1, 2023

Via: JD Supra

The California Attorney General on Friday announced a new investigative sweep under the California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA). The announcement marks the third year in a row in which the Attorney General’s office has initiated a significant enforcement or regulatory […]


Business Law & Regulations, Privacy

2023 State and Federal Data Privacy Legislation

January 30, 2023

Via: JD Supra

The United States is gearing up for another noteworthy year in data privacy and cybersecurity. 2023 will likely be a year of transition as certain data privacy laws come into effect. As concerns around data protection and cybersecurity continue to […]


Business Law & Regulations, Privacy

Changes and novelties in the field of Data Protection 2022

January 25, 2023

Via: JD Supra

Below, find the latest and most recent changes in Data Protection in 2022: 1. Decree 255 of 2022 (Ministry of Commerce, Industry and Tourism) – Binding Corporate Rules: On February 23, 2022, in order to promote legal certainty and the […]


Business Law & Regulations, Privacy

The Evergreen privacy programme – myth or reality?

January 23, 2023

Via: JD Supra

Though perhaps falling short of being a universally accept­ed one, it is a truth that any organisation processing per­sonal data needs a privacy programme. But how best should an internal compli­ance framework be structured in order to keep apace with […]


Business Law & Regulations, Privacy

State Comprehensive Privacy Law Update for 2023

January 23, 2023

Via: JD Supra

The new year has already seen a flurry of state privacy law activity, with legislators in at least nine states (Indiana, Iowa, Kentucky, Massachusetts, Mississippi, New York, Oklahoma, Oregon, and Tennessee) proposing new comprehensive privacy legislation. Some states’ bills represent […]


Business Law & Regulations, Privacy

2023 Privacy and Data Security Preview

January 23, 2023

Via: JD Supra

2022 proved to be an historic year for privacy and data security. Connecticut and Utah joined the list of states that have now passed comprehensive data privacy laws, bringing the total to five (5) states. For the first time, federal […]


Business Law & Regulations, Privacy

2023 Privacy and Data Security Preview

January 20, 2023

Via: LexBlog

2022 proved to be an historic year for privacy and data security. Connecticut and Utah joined the list of states that have now passed comprehensive data privacy laws, bringing the total to five (5) states. For the first time, federal […]


Business Law & Regulations, Privacy

January 2023 AFS Privacy Report: Colorado Department of Law Issues Updated Draft CPA Rules

January 13, 2023

Via: JD Supra

Colorado Department of Law Issues Draft CPA Revisions On December 22, the Colorado Department of Law issued updates to the draft Colorado Privacy Act (CPA) rules. These revisions build on written comments and feedback from the stakeholder session held in […]


Business Law & Regulations, Privacy

Virginia’s Data Privacy Law Just Went Into Effect – What You Should Know.

January 13, 2023

Via: JD Supra

On January 1, 2023, Virginia’s Consumer Data Protection Act (“Virginia Privacy Law”) went into effect, the second in the US aimed to protect consumers’ personal data. We previously blogged about its passage. Here’s what you should know. Who’s Covered. The […]


Business Law & Regulations, Privacy

Colorado Attorney General Releases New Draft Regulations Implementing The Colorado Privacy Act

January 9, 2023

Via: JD Supra

On December 21, 2022, the Colorado Attorney General (“AG”) issued its latest set of draft regulations for the Colorado Privacy Act, which takes effect on July 1, 2023. The draft regulations revise an earlier set published on October 10, 2022. […]


Business Law & Regulations, Privacy

2023 U.S. Privacy Regulatory Predictions

January 6, 2023

Via: JD Supra

The year 2023 promises to be another big year for privacy. In 2022, regulators focused on AI, dark patterns and aggressive remedies for allegedly deceptive and unfair data practices, such as disgorgement of algorithms developed through ill-gotten data, and these […]


Business Law & Regulations, Privacy

Privacy Reset in 2023: Effective January 1: What Employers Need to Know About Additional Rights in the California Privacy Rights Act

January 4, 2023

Via: JD Supra

The CPRA heralds a new era of data protection for California residents, and extends protections to California employees, independent contractors, and job applicants (California Personnel). The CPRA imposes penalties up to $7,500 per violation. Some claims can turn into class […]


Business Law & Regulations, Privacy

Privacy Peril: End of the Year Investment Planning

January 3, 2023

Via: JD Supra

Over the years we have offered several recommendations to increase your protection against attacks and intrusions and harden your cybersecurity. In this final tip for 2022, we mention a novel, though somewhat radical, suggestion. Kevin Mitnick spent five years in […]


Business Law & Regulations, Privacy

New Draft Regulations for Colorado’s Privacy Law

December 28, 2022

Via: LexBlog

The Colorado Attorney General recently released the second set of draft regulations to the Colorado Privacy Act (CPA). In this draft, the AG is seeking specific input on five different topics. There are also a number of changes to the […]


Business Law & Regulations, Privacy

The New Year Brings New Data Privacy Obligations

December 23, 2022

Via: JD Supra

On Jan. 1, 2023, both the California Privacy Rights Act (CPRA) and Virginia Consumer Data Privacy Act (VCDPA) come into effect, introducing new and updated data privacy and security obligations to covered entities. As these acts will apply to private […]


Advertising & Marketing, Business Law & Regulations, Privacy

Is a Data Clean Room the Answer to Your Privacy Woes?

December 23, 2022

Via: JD Supra

As we head into 2023, advertisers, publishers, ad tech companies and others involved in the digital advertising ecosystem are facing significant challenges when it comes to data. It can be overwhelming: five new U.S. state data privacy laws to contend […]