Scholarly competition explores issues including data protection, government surveillance

(Oct 14, 2021) Registration is open for the 2022 Helsinki Information Law Moot, a competition aimed to help students dig deeper into the world of information law. Individua... Read More

Soltani introduction, rulemaking discussions on CPPA meeting agenda

(Oct 12, 2021) The California Privacy Protection Agency released the agenda for its next public meeting Oct. 18. The meeting will begin with a closed-session discussion on ... Read More

The top-5 most-read stories for the week of Oct. 4, 2021

(Oct 8, 2021) Bird & Bird’s Ruth Boardman broke down Ireland's Data ... Read More

Notes from the IAPP Canada Managing Director, Oct. 8, 2021

(Oct 8, 2021) Just a quick update from me this week. First, you may have seen my LinkedIn post on Thursday about how the Canadian Advisory Board and the IAPP staff... Read More

Profiles in Privacy: Ampersand’s CPO talks privacy in adtech

(Oct 7, 2021) Thirteen years ago, Noga Rosenthal, CIPP/E, CIPP/US, was navigating the somewhat new social media landscape, addressing emerging technologies, debating issue... Read More

Privacy job market teeming with growth, opportunity

(Oct 6, 2021) While the COVID-19 pandemic continues to present its challenges across the privacy landscape, it has also boosted the privacy job market. Privacy professiona... Read More

Privacy job market at ‘full-tilt hiring boogie’

(Oct 6, 2021) As the COVID-19 pandemic continues to present new privacy challenges from mandated vaccinations to remote work, and new privacy laws and regulations emerge t... Read More

FTC alum Ashkan Soltani selected to lead CPPA

(Oct 5, 2021) It was always going to be interesting to see who would be appointed the inaugural leader of the California Privacy Protection Agency. With the hiring process... Read More

Ashkan Soltani appointed CPPA executive director

(Oct 5, 2021) The California Privacy Protection Agency announced Ashkan Soltani, former chief technologist for the U.S. Federal Trade Commission, will be its first executi... Read More

Caitlin Fennessy to lead as IAPP VP, chief knowledge officer

(Oct 4, 2021) The IAPP has appointed former IAPP Research Director Caitlin Fennessy, CIPP/US, as vice president and chief knowledge officer, following the departure of Ome... Read More