Draft ICO report finds gaps in Google's Privacy Sandbox

(Apr 19, 2024) The U.K. Information Commissioner's Office found Google's proposed third-party cookie replacement, the Privacy Sandbox, needs to better protect users' person... Read More

A view from Brussels: Behavioral advertising is an unstoppable current

(Apr 19, 2024) The European Data Protection Board's opinion on the pay-or-consent models being deployed by large online platforms as a legal construct to support behavioral... Read More

Italy, Germany DPAs to meet for two-day summit

(Apr 19, 2024) Italy's data protection authority, the Garante, and Germany's Federal Commissioner for Data Protection and Freedom of Information will meet for a two-day sum... Read More

A view from Brussels: Behavioral advertising and consent, signs of a tide

(Apr 18, 2024) Rarely has a European Data Protection Board plenary generated so much aggravation and heated opinions as what we are seeing this week. The EDPB issue... 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

US House passes bill limiting sale of personal data to intelligence agencies, police

(Apr 18, 2024) CyberScoop reports the U.S. House of Representatives passed the Fourth Amendment is Not for Sale Act, which bars law enforcement and intelligence agencies fr... 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

EDPB opinion on legality of pay-or-consent models in EU GDPR context

(Apr 17, 2024) The European Data Protection Board issued a highly anticipated Read More

EDPB issues opinion casting doubt on legality of pay-or-consent models

(Apr 17, 2024) The European Data Protection Board issued a nonbinding opinion on the legality of pay-or-consent models in the context of obtaining valid consent to process ... Read More

Thoughts on behavioral advertising, Meta and privacy

(Apr 16, 2024) Many companies are facing uncertainty following the Court of Justice of the European Union's finding that Meta's personal data processing, when collected fro... Read More