Student-monitoring program raises surveillance questions

(Sep 16, 2021) The 74 reports on the use of student-monitoring program Gaggle over the course of six months in Minneapolis public schools. Data from 1,300 incident reports ... Read More

AEPD launches process for removing sensitive online content

(Sep 15, 2021) Spain’s data protection authority, the Agencia Española de Protección de Datos, launched a priority channel for the withdrawal of sensitive content from the ... Read More

Irish DPC probing TikTok and more enforcement updates

(Sep 14, 2021) Ireland's Data Protection Commission Read More

Children’s personal information found on dark web; Mass. proposes student data privacy law update

(Sep 14, 2021) NBC News Read More

Keeping tabs on the latest children's privacy developments

(Sep 14, 2021) There is no shortage of attention being paid to various aspects of the privacy and data protection landscape. Children's privacy continues to be one of the m... 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

Notes from the IAPP, September 10, 2021

(Sep 10, 2021) Hello, U.S. Privacy Digest readers. It’s a somber week as we remember the Sept. 11 attacks, events that changed our nation in an instant and a moment... Read More

Why US schools need to exercise more control over ed tech providers

(Sep 10, 2021) On July 9, parents of school children across the U.S., in collaboration with the Student Data Privacy Project, filed more than a dozen complaints with the U.... Read More

More effective, transparent control needed over US ed tech providers

(Sep 10, 2021) On July 9, parents of school children across the U.S., in collaboration with the Student Data Privacy Project, filed more than a dozen complaints with the U.... Read More

OPC publishes 'play safe' online tips for children heading back to school

(Sep 10, 2021) The Office of the Privacy Commissioner of Canada published online safety tips for children returning to school. The blog post cautions paren... Read More