YouTube faces $3B lawsuit in UK for alleged children's privacy violations

(Sep 22, 2020) New Economics Foundation Senior Researcher Duncan McCann filed a $3 billion lawsuit on behalf of 5 million British children against YouTube for alleged priva... Read More

Top-5 most-read stories for the week of Sept. 14, 2020

(Sep 18, 2020) In this piece for Privacy Tech, Hintze Law Partner ... Read More

Report: Patchwork approach puts British Columbia student info at risk

(Sep 18, 2020) A Read More

ICO reopens regulatory sandbox, focusing on children’s privacy, data sharing

(Sep 17, 2020) The U.K. Information Commissioner’s Office reopened its regulatory sandbox and is accepting submissions of interest from organizations focusing on children’s... Read More

A teachable moment for privacy in the virtual classroom

(Sep 17, 2020) The COVID-19 pandemic has forced migration to virtual classrooms, and privacy concerns have risen with this shift to digital learning. Concerned about the tr... Read More

COVID-19, privacy, and school recordings

(Sep 17, 2020) At the beginning of each school year, there are many papers to be signed. I agree I have (1) read the student handbook, (2) health forms, (3) appropr... Read More

Impacts of online learning on children’s privacy

(Sep 17, 2020) The transition to online learning amid the COVID-19 pandemic is taking a toll on children’s privacy, Axios reports. Children’s privacy professionals express ... Read More

Unpacking US national security review of TikTok deal

(Sep 15, 2020) The Wall Street Journal reports on what to expect with the Committee on Foreign Investment in the U.S. review of Read More

YouTube sued over alleged UK children's privacy violations

(Sep 14, 2020) A claim has been filed to the High Court of Justice against Google over alleged children's privacy violations by YouTube, BBC News reports. The collective ac... Read More

The Privacy Advisor Podcast: How do we protect kids' privacy during a COVID-dominated school year?

(Sep 11, 2020) As children around the globe either head back to school or continue their school year, depending on geolocation, many new privacy and data protection concern... Read More