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Data Privacy Monitor Blog

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EU-U.S. Privacy Shield Framework Joint Annual Review 2.0

European Union, USA - October 30 2018 As we previously reported here, the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) announced several enforcement actions in late 2017, on the eve of the first annual…

GDPR Spurring Legal Reforms in South America With New Legislation in Brazil

Brazil - October 30 2018 As organizations continue to grapple with the requirements of the EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) even months after its effective date…

FDA Regional Incident Preparedness and Response Playbook Provides Guidance to the Healthcare Industry for Large-scale, Multi-patient Medical Device Cybersecurity Incidents

USA - October 18 2018 Earlier this month, the Mitre Corporation, on behalf of the Food and Drug Administration (FDA), released the Medical Device Cybersecurity Regional…

Broker-Dealer and Investment Adviser Agrees to Settle SEC Enforcement Action Arising From a Data Security Incident

USA - October 18 2018 The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) recently announced a consent order settling an enforcement action brought by the SEC against Voya…

SEC Investigation Highlights BEC Risk and Need for Comprehensive Risk Assessments by Public Companies

USA - October 17 2018 The Securities and Exchange Commission issued a press release and an investigative report on Oct. 16 cautioning public companies to consider cyber…

California Legislature Cracks Down on Advertising Bots Involved in Commercial Transactions and Influencing Voters in Elections

USA - October 8 2018 Bot or real person? - a question most online users probably don’t ask themselves when interacting online or seeing how many followers a person has on…

The Weekly Privacy Rewind

USA - October 8 2018 Two Illinois employers, Con Tech Lighting and Medline Industries, are the latest to face claims alleging violations of Illinois’ Biometric Information…

California Delays Privacy Law Enforcement and Congress Is Lobbied to Pre-empt the Law

USA - September 25 2018 This summer California enacted, effective Jan. 1, 2020, the California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA), a privacy law unprecedented in the U.S. that…

Navigating the State Data Breach Laws? An Enhanced Resource is Available

USA - September 21 2018 In large security incidents, the differences among state breach notification laws usually do not come into play. In smaller matters, where individuals…

The Weekly Privacy Rewind

USA - September 20 2018 U.S. District Judge Lucy Koh awarded plaintiffs $80 million in a consolidated class action brought against Yahoo by shareholders resulting from data…