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  • CCPA 30-Day Cure Provision
    If you have been following data privacy, you probably already heard of California's new landmar...
  • Should Businesses Have a Separate CCPA Privacy Policy for California & Non-California Consumers?
    The CCPA only provides enhanced rights and protections for consumers who are California residen...
  • Are You Ready to Respond to Consumer Requests Under the CCPA?
    On January 1, 2020, the California Consumer Privacy Act went into effect—becoming the strictest...
  • CCPA: New Website Accessibility Requirements
    The Article in 60 Seconds The California Attorney General (“CAG”) published, in its notice o...
  • Consumer Requests Run Deeper Than They Appear
    Businesses often overlook the complexity of Individual Consumer Requests. What do I mean? There...
  • California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA)—Or should we say CDPR?
    Just when you thought you could catch your breath, California, on June 28, 2018, enacted the st...
  • CCPA 12-Month Look-Back Provision
    We first mentioned the CCPA back in June 2018. Now everyone is finally panicking about the Cali...
  • GDPR versus Direct Marketing: Re-consenting for Marketing Data?
    As the new sheriff in town, the GDPR casts a dark shadow over businesses processing direct mark...
  • What is the General Data Protection Regulation (“GDPR”)?
    In May 2018, the European Union transformed its legislative landscape for data protection when ...
  • 5-Step Approach to GDPR & CCPA Compliance
    Why Are Companies Struggling to Achieve Data Privacy Law Compliance?  90% of the data in t...
  • Pseudonymization, Anonymization and the GDPR
    There has been more and more talk in the news about how EU regulators continue to unleash massi...
  • GDPR vs. HR Data: Time to Reconsider Consent as a Lawful Basis to Collect Personal Data?
    In light of the GDPR’s stringent requirements for consent, HR departments will need to review t...
  • Email Marketing Post-GDPR: Untangling Recital 47 in the Pre-ePR Era
    On May 25th, 2018, EU lawmakers unleashed the GDPR—a new privacy law capable of delivering a fi...
  • What can Beavers Teach us in Building a Stronger Privacy Ecosystem?
    The original Keystone refers to a wedge-shaped slab at the peak of a stone arch. If you remove ...
  • The GDPR & Privacy Shield: Which Companies Should Self-Certify?
    For multinational organizations, cross-border data transfers are essential to carrying out busi...
  • Data Retention Under the GDPR
    The impact of the GDPR on US companies will be significant. One of the most difficult issues to...
  • Japan and the EU Strike Secure Data Flow Agreement
    As the trade tensions rise between the United States and China, Japan and the EU signed a “reci...
  • Facebook Page Administrators Faced with the Floodgate of Liability
    The powerful nature of the GDPR has instilled fear among businesses across the globe. As most c...
  • GDPR: What to do in a "No Deal" Brexit Scenario?
    What to do in a No-Deal-Brexit Scenario What happens to your GDPR Compliance Program in the eve...
  • EU-US Privacy Shield: Legal Certainty for US Companies
    A new data privacy protection agreement has been tentatively reached between the U.S. and the E...
  • FTC Approves $5 Billion Dollar Fine Against Facebook Over Cambridge Analytica Scandal.
    Although the E.U. handed down significant fines earlier this week, the U.S. ended the week by i...
  • Security-The Demise of the EU-US Safe Harbor
    The lack of a cohesive body of data privacy and security laws in the U.S. created problems with...
  • 6 Practical Tips for Employee Privacy in the Workplace
    Why do we need to practice employee privacy? Every day there is a new data breach reported in t...
  • Japan and the EU Strike Secure Data Flow Agreement
    As the trade tensions rise between the United States and China, Japan and the EU signed a “reci...
  • Facebook Page Administrators Faced with the Floodgate of Liability
    The powerful nature of the GDPR has instilled fear among businesses across the globe. As most c...
  • GDPR: What to do in a "No Deal" Brexit Scenario?
    What to do in a No-Deal-Brexit Scenario What happens to your GDPR Compliance Program in the eve...
  • Cybersecurity the EU Network & Information Security Directive: U.S. Companies Take Note
    What is the EU Network & Information Security Directive? Preventing or minimizing business ...
  • EU-US Privacy Shield: Legal Certainty for US Companies
    A new data privacy protection agreement has been tentatively reached between the U.S. and the E...
  • FTC Approves $5 Billion Dollar Fine Against Facebook Over Cambridge Analytica Scandal.
    Although the E.U. handed down significant fines earlier this week, the U.S. ended the week by i...
  • Non-Disclosure and Confidentiality Agreements- The Importance of Remedies
    Non-disclosure, confidentiality, and/or proprietary information agreements are one of the most ...
  • Designing International Marketing Efforts to Avoid Data Privacy Risks
    Expanding into international markets can ensure success and longevity for your business, yet ma...
  • How Changes to UK Consumer Law Affects E-commerce Businesses?
    Effective earlier this year, the UK Consumer Contract Regulations came into force, replacing th...
  • Employees Need to Understand Data Security Risks
    Business organizations do and should have big worries about data security. The potential losses...
  • Why Choice of Law is Important in Cross-Border Contracts
    Global business means global contracts. Each of the parties are resident or domiciled in differ...
  • UPDATE: Canada’s Anti-Spam Legislation is in Full-Swing
    This isn’t the first time we’ve addressed Canada’s increasing concern for personal privacy and ...
  • Ensuring your Contracts are Enforceable
    Often when negotiating a contract, the parties are on friendly terms and understand the intenti...
  • Security-The Demise of the EU-US Safe Harbor
    The lack of a cohesive body of data privacy and security laws in the U.S. created problems with...
  • Notifiable Data Breach Scheme goes Live in Australia
    The Notifiable Data Breaches (NDB) scheme went into effect on February 22, 2018. This requires ...