Brazil unveils DPO requirements

(Nov 25, 2020) Brazil's Special Secretariat for Debureaucratization, Management and Digital Government issued instructions for appointing data protection officers under the... Read More

GAO recommends CFPB update model privacy notice form for financial institutions

(Nov 25, 2020) The U.S. Government Accountability Office Read More

What is the California Privacy Protection Agency?

(Nov 23, 2020) One of the main changes brought about by the Read More

How the California Privacy Protection Agency will operate

(Nov 23, 2020) One of the main changes brought about by the California Privacy Rights Act is the establishment of the California Privacy Protection Agency as an “independen... Read More

Global News Roundup: Nov. 17–23, 2020

(Nov 23, 2020) In this week’s Privacy Tracker global legislative roundup, Canada introduced new federal privacy legislation that would provide Canadians with enhanced contr... Read More

'The Data Revolution in Today’s Workplace'

(Nov 23, 2020) Algorithms have become a common tool for companies to use as they screen for potential employees. While algorithmic decision-making has become more common, t... Read More

IAPP's CCPA Online Training receives update

(Nov 20, 2020) The IAPP released the latest update to its California Consumer Privacy Act Online Training. The IAPP amended language within the training to the reflect CCPA... Read More

'Schrems II' guidance from the EU, UK and US

(Nov 20, 2020) The IAPP compiled guidance made in response to the Court of Justice of the European Union's "Schrems II" ruling. The list includes documents issued by the Eu... Read More

OCR issues 12th HIPAA fine under Right of Access Initiative

(Nov 20, 2020) The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services' Office for Civil Rights announced a $65,000 fine and corrective actions against the University of Cincinnat... Read More

Chart compares CPPA, PIPEDA provisions

(Nov 20, 2020) University of Ottawa Canada Research Chair in Information Law and Policy Teresa Scassa created a chart comparing provisions within the recently proposed Cons... Read More