A view from DC: The gossip test for sensitive data

(Apr 12, 2024) It can seem daunting these days to keep up with new expectations about the types of personal data that should be subject to heightened safeguards and enhance... Read More

A view from DC: A personal data sensitivity test

(Apr 12, 2024) IAPP Managing Director, Washington, D.C., Cobun Zweifel-Keegan, CIPP/US, CIPM, offers his take on the latest privacy and artificial intelligence governance d... Read More

Illinois Senate passes bill to clarify BIPA penalty language

(Apr 12, 2024) The Illinois Senate passed Read More

FTC order bans alcohol addiction treatment service from health data disclosures

(Apr 12, 2024) The U.S. Federal Trade Commission banned alcohol addiction treatment service Monument from disclosing health data to advertisers under a proposed settlement.... Read More

Brazil's DPA publishes data governance methodology 

(Apr 12, 2024) Brazil's data protection authority, the Autoridade Nacional de Proteção de Dados, published its Process Governance Methodology to organize the authority's da... Read More

Notes from the IAPP Canada Managing Director, 12 April 2024

(Apr 12, 2024) This week I bring you a tale of two Michaels. First up is Information and Privacy Commissioner for British Columbia Michael McEvoy, whose tenure come... Read More

A view from Brussels: All eyes on viable US federal privacy bill

(Apr 11, 2024) "Is this the real life? Is this just fantasy?" — U.S. federal privacy law echoes Queen's "Bohemian Rhapsody." Bets are on in the U.S. and beyond afte... Read More

Matej Sironic to serve as CSC's second deputy coordinator

(Apr 11, 2024) The European Data Protection Board elected Matej Sironic to serve as the Coordinated Supervision Committee's second deputy coordinator. Sironic is a personal... Read More

PCPD releases report on Cyberport cyberattack

(Apr 11, 2024) Hong Kong's Office of the Privacy Commissioner for Personal Data released its investigative report on a Read More

European Parliament agrees to new GDPR procedural rules

(Apr 11, 2024) The European Parliament adopted new procedural rules related to EU General Data Protection Regulation enforcement. The proposed rules aim to harmonize data f... Read More