U.S. Congresswomen Anna Eshoo (D-California) and Zoe Lofgren (D-California) have reintroduced House Resolution 6027 for the Online Privacy Act of 2021.

Some of the bill’s key differentiators from CCPA, CDPA and CPA:

  • limitations on the disclosure of personal information to third parties that are not subject to the Act/jurisdiction of the US (Counter-Schrems II) (Section

Data Protection Commission Ireland has issued a report on the responses it received to its public consultation on its guidance on children’s rights.

Of particular note is the careful consideration the commission gave the public input, as well as the time it took to thoughtfully respond.

Some key points:

On children as unique population:
“The

What does the U.K. Information Commissioner’s Office have to say about what it takes for adtech initiatives to be compliant with data protection?

“There is an opportunity for market participants to move towards developing solutions that incorporate key considerations of data protection compliance. They should also place the interests, rights and freedoms of individuals at

The European Data Protection Board has issued draft guidelines on the interplay between Art 3.2 and Chapter V of GDPR. And they also have finally defined the term “transfer.”

Here are some key takeaways:

  • You must comply with the provisions of Chapter V GDPR, including the Schrems II assessment and supplemental measures, even when the

Helen Dixon, Ireland’s Data Protection Commissioner, gave the keynote speech during the closing session of the International Association of Privacy Professionals’ Data Protection Congress in Brussels.

Here are a few of the key takeaways.

  • No jurisdiction has all the answers to the challenges posed by the complex digital environment. We need to learn.
  • Ubiquitous is

I had the pleasure of speaking during the Restaurant Technology Network Town Hall about a variety of privacy issues confronting restaurants and food delivery apps, including CCPA, CPRA, CDPA and CPA.

Here are some of my key points:

  • If you are using biometrics for food ordering, payment or authentication , it is best to pause

U.S. Representative Cathy McMorris Rodgers, the Republican leader of the House Energy and Commerce Committee, and U.S. Representative Gus Bilirakis, the Republican leader for the Consumer Protection and Commerce Subcommittee, have submitted the “Control Our Data Act” bill.

Here are some key points:

  • Required privacy disclosure, which also needs to include a summary
  • Required notice