Federal Trade Commission Commissioner Alvaro Bedoya wants companies that collect location information to take a hard look at their practices and what they can do to better protect their users.Continue Reading The FTC Is Coming After Your Faulty Location Data Practices
The FTC launched a detailed notice of proposed rulemaking on August 11, 2022 regarding commercial surveillance and data security. The commission also released a fact sheet on commercial surveillance.
For…Continue Reading FTC Launches Detailed Notice of Proposed Rulemaking on Commercial Surveillance, Data Security
Digital marketing firms that help financial companies design and place online ad campaigns are service providers for the purpose of the Consumer Financial Protection Act of 2010, the Consumer Financial…Continue Reading Digital Marketing Firms Are Subject to Consumer Financial Protection Act, CFPB Says
- Health information is sensitive.
- Sharing it with third parties for advertising is more sensitive.
- Doing it behind a log-in where there is no expectation of such tracking?
The Commerce and Energy Committee has voted to send the American Data Privacy and Protection Act (ADPPA) to the House, but not without some changes.
For the changes in the…Continue Reading The American Data Privacy and Protection Act Is Now on the House Floor. How Has It Changed?
Congresswoman Anna Eshoo (D-CA) voted against American Data Privacy and Protection Act (ADPPA), citing preemption of California law and a concern about reproductive privacy health in the wake of Dobbs.…Continue Reading Congresswoman Says No to ADPPA, Citing Preemption of California Law, Reproductive Health Loophole
The proposed American Data Privacy and Protection Act is getting a facelift.
Here are some key changes:
Disclosure and consent:
- Disclosure for getting affirmative consent can be procured either through
Singapore Personal Data Protection Commission (PDPC) has published a guide on data protection in the blockchain.
Some key points:
- Any personal data published in-clear is a form
The Network Advertising Initiative (NAI), an industry trade group that develops self-regulatory standards for online advertising, has released its Precise Location Information Solution Provider Voluntary Enhanced Standards.
The new standards…Continue Reading The NAI’s Precise Location Information Solution Provider Voluntary Enhanced Standards: What You Need to Know
The Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996 may be the most well-known privacy law in the United States, but it is also one of the most misunderstood.
Many…Continue Reading HIPAA Covers a Lot Less Than People Think. But Beware of Other US Privacy Laws.