SEC slaps app analytics firm with $10M fine over data practices

(Sep 16, 2021) The Wall Street Journal reports the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission reached a $10 million settlement with App Annie, a mobile applications analytics ... Read More

Lessons learned from CCPA's required DSR disclosures

(Sep 16, 2021) The California Consumer Privacy Act regulations require companies that process large volumes of data about Californians to publicly post statistics regarding... Read More

A look at the changing digital privacy landscape

(Sep 16, 2021) The New York Times reports on developments in advertising technology and companies’ changing approaches to data collection and targeted ads. “The internet is... Read More

Garante calls for DPC probe into Facebook smart glasses

(Sep 15, 2021) Italy's data protection authority, the Garante, is urging Ireland's Data Protection Commission to investigate the privacy safeguards around Facebook's smart ... Read More

Avoiding privacy dilemmas with third-party advertisers

(Sep 14, 2021) Companies can be as cautious as they want with personal data, but once it is shared, there is often insufficient knowledge and control over what advertising ... Read More

ANA discusses changing perspective on 'maligned' targeted ads

(Sep 14, 2021) The Association of National Advertisers Read More

Key takeaways from the UK's proposed data reform

(Sep 13, 2021) Covington & Burling Partner Mark Young offered 12 highlights from the U.K.'s proposed data protection reforms. Among the most noteworthy points, Young wr... Read More

Op-ed: Privacy important in safeguarding freedom, autonomy

(Sep 13, 2021) In an op-ed for MSNBC, Opinion Columnist Tiffany Li writes, following the Sept. 11 attacks, Americans accepted “government privacy invasions in the name of n... Read More

WhatsApp update will offer encryption on cloud backups

(Sep 13, 2021) WhatsApp will enable users to create an encrypted backup of messages shared on the platform and stored on Apple’s iCloud or Google Drive, The Wall Street Jou... Read More

Top-10 takeaways from the California AG’s CCPA enforcement case examples

(Sep 13, 2021) In July, the office of the attorney general of California marked the one-year anniversary of its enforcement of the California Consumer Privacy Act by Read More