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Maryland Amends Its Personal Information Protection Act

USA - June 23 2022 On May 29, 2022, the Maryland legislature enacted House Bill 962, which amends Maryland’s Personal Information Protection Act (the “Act”). The…

Canada Re-Introduces Major Federal Privacy Law Reforms

Canada - June 22 2022 On June 16, 2022, Industry Minister François-Philippe Champagne and Justice Minister David Lametti introduced the Digital Charter Implementation Act…

CIPL Publishes New White Paper on the Approach of British Columbia, Canada to Cross-Border Data Transfers by Public Sector Bodies

USA - June 21 2022 On June 10, 2022, the Centre for Information Policy Leadership at Hunton Andrews Kurth published a White Paper entitled “Local Law Assessments and…

FTC Seeks Public Comment on Modernizing Its Digital Deception Guidance

USA - June 16 2022 On June 3, 2022, the Federal Trade Commission announced it is seeking public comment on its 2013 guidance, “.com Disclosures: How to Make Effective…

House and Senate Release a Bipartisan U.S. Federal Privacy Bill

USA - June 15 2022 On June 3, 2022, House Energy and Commerce Chair Rep. Frank Pallone (D-NJ), Ranking Member Rep. Cathy McMorris Rodgers (R-WA) and Senate Commerce…

China Issues Draft Guidelines on Certification of Personal Information Cross-Border Transfer Activities

China - June 14 2022 On April 29, 2022, the National Information Security Standardization Technical Committee of China issued a draft version of the Cybersecurity…

EDPB Publishes Guidelines on the Calculation of Administrative Fines Under the GDPR

European Union, USA - June 10 2022 On May 12, 2022, the European Data Protection Board (“EDPB”) adopted Guidelines 04/2022 on the calculation of administrative fines under the EU…

Vermont Enacts Insurance Data Security Law

USA - June 9 2022 On May 27, 2022, Vermont Governor Phil Scott signed H.515, making Vermont the twenty-first state to enact legislation based on the National…

U.S. Issues Guidance to Companies Warning of Cybersecurity and Sanctions Risks Posed by IT Workers Directed by North Korea

North Korea, USA - June 9 2022 On May 16, 2022, the U.S. Department of State, U.S. Department of Treasury and the Federal Bureau of Investigation issued combined guidance (“IT…

California Attorney General Reminds Health App Providers of Obligations to Protect Reproductive Health Information

USA - June 7 2022 On May 26, 2022, California Attorney General Rob Bonta issued a press release reminding health app providers that California’s Confidentiality of…