US rep. reintroduces children's privacy bill

(Jul 30, 2021) USA Today reports U.S. Rep. Kathy Castor, D-Fla., reintroduced her Read More

Amazon faces $888M GDPR fine

(Jul 30, 2021) Luxembourg's National Commission for Data Protection issued an $888 million fine against Amazon for alleged violations of the EU General Data Protection Regu... Read More

Zimbabwe on the cusp of finalizing data protection law

(Jul 30, 2021) Techzim reports Zimbabwe's Cybersecurity and Data Protection Bill is headed for presidential approval after passing the Senate of Zimbabwe. The proposed law ... Read More

Opinions on improving data protection in African nations

(Jul 30, 2021) In an Read More

California privacy lawsuit against Walmart dismissed

(Jul 30, 2021) U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California Senior District Judge Jeffrey White dismissed a proposed class-action lawsuit against Walmart ove... Read More

The top-5 most-read stories for the week of July 26-30, 2021

(Jul 30, 2021) IAPP Westin Fellow Nicole Sakin provided a breakdown of New Yo... Read More

Notes from the Asia-Pacific region, 30 July 2021

(Jul 29, 2021) Hello privacy pros, Here in Australia, Melbourne is coming out of its fifth strict lockdown after a resurgence of the delta variant of the coronaviru... Read More

Unpacking results of OPC's 2020-2021 privacy survey

(Jul 29, 2021) On June 15, the Office of the Privacy Commissioner of Canada released the results of the “2020-21 Survey of Canadians on Privacy-Related Issues.” The goal of... Read More

How the role of DPO under GDPR compares to Turkish law

(Jul 29, 2021) While the role of a data privacy officer is regulated in detail under the EU General Data Protection Regulation, Turkey’s Law on the Protection of Personal D... Read More

Spain issues 2.5M euro GDPR fine and other enforcement news

(Jul 29, 2021) Spain's data protection authority, the Agencia Española de Protección de Datos, Read More