On May 16, 2022, the European Data Protection Board announced the adoption of new guidelines on the calculation of administrative fines under the General Data Protection Regulation and new guidelines on the use of facial recognition technology in the area
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On May 3, 2022, the European Commission published a proposal for a Regulation on the European Health Data Space (EHDS) (“EHDS Regulation”, or “Proposal”).
On May 19, 2022, the Federal Trade Commission, including Commissioner Alvaro M. Bedoya in his first sitting since being sworn in to the Commission, held an open meeting to discuss two critical topics.
On Wednesday, May 11, after a lengthy delay, the US Senate voted 51-50 to confirm Alvaro M. Bedoya as a Commissioner of the Federal Trade Commission (“FTC” or “Commission”), and he was sworn in on May 16.
On April 19, 2022, the Center for Industry Self-Regulation (CISR), a nonprofit foundation of BBB National Programs, introduced the TeenAge Privacy Program (TAPP).
On April 19, 2022, the Better Business Bureau’s (BBB) Center for Industry Self-Regulation introduced the TeenAge Privacy Program (TAPP), an emerging initiative that sets out to help companies develop a teen-centric approach to consumer privacy relating to teen online activity.
In our third California Privacy Update, we continue to closely follow potential privacy law updates in California.
On April 20, 2022, Connecticut’s Senate passed S.B. 6, an Act concerning Personal Data Privacy and Online Monitoring.
The Global CBPR Forum is charged with promoting interoperability and helping bridge varying regulatory approaches to data protection and privacy.
Colorado, as the third U.S. state to adopt a comprehensive privacy law, is making significant strides in its rule-making activities.