NZ OPC publishes children's privacy survey results

(Apr 18, 2024) New Zealand's Office of the Privacy Commissioner published survey results from the Children and Young People's Privacy project that collected responses about... Read More

US House commences proposed American Privacy Rights Act debate

(Apr 18, 2024) The U.S. House Committee on Energy and Commerce kickstarted the legislative process for the proposed American Privacy Rights Act at the subcommittee level 17... Read More

COPPA 2.0 gains additional support

(Apr 18, 2024) U.S. Sens. Edward Markey, D-Mass., and Bill Cassidy, R-La., announced 12 new co-signers and 13 additional supportive entities for the proposed Children and T... Read More

US House subcommittee kicks off draft American Privacy Rights Act consideration

(Apr 17, 2024) Bipartisanship and pressure points were visible as the U.S. House Committee on Energy and Commerce Innovation, Data and Commerce Subcommittee began Congress'... Read More

Corrected text of EU AI Act released

(Apr 17, 2024) The corrigendum of the EU Artificial Intelligence Act has been released. The document corrects and clarifies language in the act and is required before it ca... Read More

US state efforts to pass children's online safety laws face resistance

(Apr 17, 2024) The Guardian reports on the fight in U.S. states to pass online children's safety laws and how technology companies are resisting those efforts. Proponents s... Read More

European Parliament supports extension of CSAM detection rules

(Apr 11, 2024) The European Parliament endorsed extending provisions within the e-Privacy Directive allowing websites to voluntarily look for child sexual abuse material. T... Read More

US House sets hearing for American Privacy Rights Act discussion draft

(Apr 10, 2024) The U.S. House Committee on Energy and Commerce's Innovation, Data and Commerce Subcommittee will host a 17 April hearing focused on several data privacy and... Read More

Maryland passes 'Kids Code'

(Apr 9, 2024) The Maryland General Assembly passed Senate Bill 571 concerning consumer protection, online services and use of children's personal data, otherwise known as ... Read More

Maryland adds new dimensions to US comprehensive state privacy law patchwork

(Apr 8, 2024) Despite unexpected movement from U.S. Congress on a proposed com... Read More