Clyde & Co
'Don't be left in the dark' was the theme for Privacy Awareness Week 2019 in Australia. What is your organisation doing in 2020 to ensure you're not left high and dry when the lights go out?
Clark Wilson LLP
Order F19-41 (2019 BCIPC 46) from the Office of the Information & Privacy Commissioner ("OIPC") reviews a professor's requests for records from a university's disciplinary ...
Womble Bond Dickinson
On December 19th the EU Advocate General for the European Court of Justice issued an advisory opinion to the court in the case known as Schrems II.
The Draft Guidelines provide examples of data processing activities and related compliance steps, including in relation to legal basis, retention, security and information requirements.
Data is the new gold. The Government of India recently introduced the Personal Data Protection Bill, 2018 (Bill) in Parliament for scrutiny by the relevant Parliamentary Committee for review.
Barring an extension, this transitional arrangement will come to an end on December 31, 2020.
Last month the Information Commissioner's Office (ICO), the UK data protection regulator, imposed a monetary penalty notice of £500,000 on...
Squire Patton Boggs LLP
On February 7, 2020, the California Attorney General (AG) announced changes to the California Consumer Privacy Act of 2018 (CCPA) proposed regulations.
Global Advertising Lawyers Alliance (GALA)
The Personal Data Protection Commission (‘PDPC') carried out certain investigations recently under Section 50(1) of the Personal Data Protection Act 2012 (‘PDPA'), ...
Winston & Strawn LLP
On 6, 2020, Christopher Wray, Director of the FBI, gave a speech titled "Responding Effectively to the Chinese Economic Espionage Threat."
On February 7, 2020, California Attorney General Xavier Becerra proposed revisions to the regulations implementing the California Consumer Privacy Act that his office had first proposed on October 10, 2019.
The California Consumer Privacy Act has put businesses at substantial risk of data breach litigation and litigation from technical noncompliance.
Foley & Lardner
Law.com published an article that said "AI complicates the problem since it relies on data in order to learn and derive insights, something that many organizations operating within the U.S.
The companies Salesforce.com, Inc. and Hanna Andersson, LLC are on the receiving end of a novel lawsuit, ...
Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP
Comments on the proposed regulations are due February 25,
Arnold & Porter
2020 is not just an election year; it is also a year where regulators are signaling their intent to continue to increase their focus on big data and the privacy of personally identifiable information (PII).
The following story is one in a six-part series devoted to the pioneering teams that comprise the firm's new Digital Assets and Data Management Practice Group.
On February 10, the California Attorney General updated the modified regulations that were issued on February 7.
Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft LLP
Senate Bill S5642, to require companies that collect personal data to obtain prior "express and documented consent" from consumers.
McDermott Will & Emery
Insurers need to act to determine whether the CCPA applies to their operations and, if so, what key steps they must take to comply with this new law.