FTC sued over abortion data probe; New York bill seeks halt on targeted anti-abortion ads

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Study shows potential issues with fertility apps' privacy practices

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Report: Digital health companies violate own privacy notices in marketing to patients

(Aug 16, 2022) Forbes reports on a study finding digital health companies are sharing their users’ personal data with Facebook to better refine targeted advertising. The st... Read More

MEPs call for modernizing Consumer Credits Directive

(Aug 16, 2022) The European Parliament called for updating the EU Consumer Credits Directive, which would partially entail regulating artificial intelligence-based loan dec... Read More

US cafeteria technology services company settles class-action lawsuit

(Aug 11, 2022) A school cafeteria technology services vendor agreed to pay $1.135 million to resolve a class-action lawsuit that alleged negligence, causing a data breach, ... Read More

Nebraska police subpoena chat messages to charge teen, mother in abortion case

(Aug 10, 2022) A Nebraska woman and her 17-year-old daughter are facing felony charges for allegedly inducing a medication abortion, Vice reports. Law enforcement reportedl... Read More

Global News Roundup: Aug. 2-8, 2022

(Aug 8, 2022) In this week’s global legislative roundup, France’s data protection authority, the Commission nationale de l'informatique et des libertés, proposed fining ad... Read More

Roundup: France, India, US and more

(Aug 8, 2022) In this week’s global legislative roundup, France’s data protection authority, the Commission nationale de l'informatique et des libertés, proposed fining ad... Read More

A view from DC: Privacy and truth, CHIPS and Science Act, FTC, and more

(Aug 5, 2022) IAPP Managing Director, Washington, D.C., Cobun Zweifel-Keegan, CIPP/US, CIPM, breaks down the latest privacy happenings in the nation’s capital, including t... Read More

Equifax sued in class-action lawsuit over alleged 'technical glitch'

(Aug 5, 2022) Credit reporting bureau Equifax is facing a federal class-action lawsuit after a “technical glitch” allegedly affected millions of credit scores, NBC News re... Read More