Tag Archives: Privacy law

Privacy Compliance Updates You Shouldn’t Ignore – CCPA and more

The clock is ticking towards the January 1, 2020 deadline when the much-anticipated California Consumer Protection Act (CCPA) will take effect.  CCPA is the most sweeping legislation to date in the U.S. that concerns the protection of personal information. 

PRIVACY VS SECURITY – WHAT’S THE DIFFERENCE?

By Chris Cronin, ISO 27001 Auditor, PartnerThe ever-increasing demands from laws and regulations to protect personal information comes with confusion about what exactly our protection responsibilities are. One source of that confusion is in the use of the terms “privacy” and “security.” While “privacy” and “security” are both common terms used in laws, regulations, and security […]

California’s New “Do Not Track” Privacy Law is Weak … As Expected

  If you operate a web site that accepts personal information from California residents, you may be aware that California’s amended CalOPPA law has added a “do not track” requirement this month. California’s legislators have added to the already-weak law a new, value-less clause that gives the appearance that the law does something that it […]