Notes from the IAPP, March 5, 2021

(Mar 5, 2021) Greetings, everyone. The biggest development in privacy this week was undoubtedly the Read More

Facebook’s $650M BIPA settlement ‘a make-or-break moment’

(Mar 5, 2021) U.S. District Court Judge James Donato labeled Facebook’s $650 million class-action settlement over alleged Illinois’ Biometric Information Privacy Act viola... Read More

Analyzing Virginia's new privacy law with Odia Kagan

(Mar 5, 2021) Virginia joined rarified air March 2 after its governor signed the Consumer Data Protection Act into law. Though California was the first state to pass basel... Read More

Updates on state privacy legislation

(Mar 5, 2021) The Washington State Senate Read More

Oklahoma House passes privacy legislation

(Mar 5, 2021) The Oklahoma House of Representatives approved the third reading of House Bill 1602, the Computer Data Privacy Act, with a vote of 85–11 and 5 abstentions Th... Read More

$650M BIPA settlement establishes ‘a new model’ benefiting class members

(Mar 5, 2021) Plaintiffs’ attorney Jay Edelson described Facebook’s $650 million class-action settlement over alleged Illinois’ Biometric Information Privacy Act violation... Read More

Podcast: Odia Kagan on Virginia's new privacy law

(Mar 5, 2021) Virginia joined rarified air March 2 after its governor signed the Consumer Data Protection Act into law. Though California was the first state to pass basel... Read More

Top-5 most-read privacy stories for the week of March 1, 2021

(Mar 5, 2021) In an article for Privacy Tracker, IAPP Westin Research Fellow Sarah Rippy Read More

Legislators call on FTC to enforce Health Breach Notification Rule

(Mar 5, 2021) In a letter to Federal Trade Commission Acting Chair Rebecca Kelly Slaughter, a group of legislators called for the commission to take enforcement action aga... Read More

Challenge accepted: Initial Virginia CDPA reactions, considerations

(Mar 4, 2021) No one should be ashamed to admit they were blindsided by the passage of ... Read More