A view from DC — Reflections on federal privacy legislation, the Dobbs ruling, FTC rulemaking and more

(Jul 1, 2022) Policymaker attention. It is the dream of the policy wonk. It is the nightmare of the policy wonk. Attention and relevancy to the national discourse ... Read More

Notes from the IAPP, July 1, 2022

(Jul 1, 2022) Happy Friday, U.S. Digest readers! It’s an unbelievably exciting summer in our family as my husband and I prepare to welcome our first baby in just a... Read More

FCC commissioner calls on Apple, Google to remove TikTok from app stores

(Jul 1, 2022) U.S. Federal Communications Commissioner Brendan Carr called on Apple and Alphabet to remove TikTok from iPhone and Android application stores in the ... Read More

California concealed carry permit database breached

(Jul 1, 2022) California Attorney General Rob Bonta announced residents who sought a concealed carry weapons permit from the state between 2011 and 2021 had their personal... Read More

Data protection, law enforcement impact from Roe v. Wade reversal

(Jul 1, 2022) Following the U.S. Supreme Court’s overturning of Roe v. Wade, it is thought that approximately half of U.S. states will ban or severely restrict abortions. ... Read More

A view from DC — Federal privacy legislation, Roe v. Wade and more

(Jul 1, 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

California Age-Appropriate Design Code Act moves forward

(Jul 1, 2022) California’s proposed Age-Appropriate Design Code Act passed the California State Assembly’s Senate Judiciary Committee and is headed to the Committee on App... Read More

The top 5 most-read privacy stories for the week of June 27, 2022

(Jul 1, 2022) IAPP Staff Writer Joe Duball rounded up the ways lawmak... Read More

Op-ed: FTC privacy rulemaking 'more promising' than federal legislation

(Jul 1, 2022) Brookings Institution Nonresident Senior Fellow in Governance Studies Mark MacCarthy wrote a piece discussing how U.S. Federal Trade Commission Read More

US House subcommittee explores privacy impacts of biometric tech

(Jul 1, 2022) United Press International reports the U.S. House Committee on Science, Space and Technology's Subcommittee on Investigations and Oversight held a Read More