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California Consumer Privacy Act Amendments Offer Relief, But Challenges Remain
California's 2019 legislative session has drawn to a close with passage of five amendments to the California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA) during the final days of the session.
United States
7 Oct 2019
July 2019 Privacy And Cybersecurity Enforcement: Lessons For Management And Directors
In late July 2019, U.S. federal and state regulators announced three headline‑grabbing data privacy and cybersecurity enforcement actions against Equifax and Facebook.
United States
16 Aug 2019
New York Passes Expansive New Cybersecurity Law
On July 25, 2019, New York Governor Andrew Cuomo signed into law the Stop Hacks and Improve Electronic Data Security Act, which expands data breach notification obligations under New York law and for the first time ...
United States
31 Jul 2019
UK Regulator Intends To Fine Marriott £99 Million For Personal Data Breach, Spotlighting M&A Cybersecurity Diligence
On 9 July, the UK Information Commissioner's Office issued a notice of its intention to fine Marriott International, Inc. £99,200,396 for alleged infringements of the EU General Data Protection Regulation ...
15 Jul 2019
Dealing With An Investigation: Data Collection And Management
Depending on the matter, data collection and management can be among the most daunting and logistically difficult tasks.
United States
15 Jul 2019
The DASHBOARD Act – Proposed New Law Would Force Large Technology Companies To Disclose The Value Of Users' Data
On June 24th, Senators Mark Warner (D-VA) and Josh Hawley (R-MO) introduced a bill that would require large technology companies to regularly disclose to their users and the SEC the value of the user data they collect and monetize.
United States
12 Jul 2019
UK Data Protection Regulator Issues Notice Of Intention To Fine British Airways £183.4 Million For Personal Data Breach
The proposed fine, if enforced by the ICO, will be the largest penalty levied under the GDPR to date.
11 Jul 2019
District Court Finds Allegations That Data Breach Exposed Publicly Available And Non-Sensitive Personal Information Sufficient For Article III Standing
Potentially signaling an expansion of the scope of constitutional standing in data breach cases, a district court in the Northern District of California recently held that the exposure of users' non-sensitive, ...
United States
4 Jul 2019
Supreme Court Invalidates The Requirement To Show "Substantial Competitive Harm" To Protect Private-Party Confidential Information Under FOIA Exemption 4
On June 24, 2019, the Supreme Court of the United States issued an important decision limiting the circumstances under which a federal agency may be compelled to disclose "confidential" information the agency ...
United States
2 Jul 2019
Legislators Propose Differing Approaches To Federalizing Corporate Responsibility For Data Breaches
In this post, we provide a survey of the recent federal data privacy proposals, highlighting their key differences and potential implications.
United States
25 Jun 2019
SEC Privacy Risk Alert May Foreshadow Upcoming Reg S-P Enforcement Against Broker-Dealers, Investment Advisers
In the Risk Alert, OCIE indicated it had frequently identified deficiencies with regard to Firms' provision of adequate notice to their customers.
United States
20 Jun 2019
FTC Commissioners Continue Calls For National Data Privacy And Security Legislation
On May 8, 2019, Commissioners from Federal Trade Commission repeated their calls for federal data privacy legislation enforceable by the FTC at a hearing by the House Committee on Energy & Commerce titled ...
United States
19 Jun 2019
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