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Daily Dashboard | O’Connor: US needs to reform data-privacy legislation Related reading: Notes from the IAPP, July 30, 2021



Center for Democracy and Technology President and CEO Nuala O’Connor, CIPP/G, CIPP/US, details why the U.S. should move away from its current approach to data protection and privacy. In an opinion piece for the Council on Foreign Relations, O'Connor explains that the U.S. does not have a federal law regulating the collection and use of personal data but instead has a patchwork system where laws differ between industry and state, and determining enforcement authority is also on a case-by-case basis. O'Connor offers several recommendations for the U.S. to head toward a single, comprehensive data-protection framework, such as fixing the inconsistencies within the existing approach to data privacy and creating incentives for companies focusing on prevention, rather than disclosures.
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