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The New CA Consumer Privacy Act: Don’t Panic (Yet)

California has pushed through an online privacy law that is sending some shockwaves through the Internet economy. On Thursday, June 29, the legislature passed the California Consumer Privacy Act of 2018 (“CCPA”), which the Governor signed swiftly. Beginning January 1, 2020, many companies that do business in California will need to make significant changes and … Continue Reading

New Ponemon Study Lists Top Privacy Features Consumers View As Important, Ranks Most Trusted Companies for Privacy

The Ponemon Institute released the 2012 results of its annual “Most Trusted Companies for Privacy Study,” which was quite the present on Data Privacy Day. The study has been conducted annually since 2006. While the rankings themselves certainly are interesting, other tidbits in the study about consumers’ attitudes toward privacy are more interesting. Some particularly … Continue Reading
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