Aug 192020
 August 19, 2020  Posted by  Announcements, Featured News

To add to your must-read list: Richards, Neil M. and Hartzog, Woodrow, A Duty of Loyalty for Privacy Law (July 3, 2020). Available at SSRN: Abstract Data privacy law fails to stop companies from engaging in self-serving, opportunistic behavior at the expense of those who trust them with their data. [Read More…]

Aug 062020
 August 6, 2020  Posted by  Announcements

Apologies for the abrupt interruption in this blog’s coverage of privacy news.  Tropical Storm Isaias did a whole lot of damage in my area and we lost power and internet cable here for a few days. But we’ve got power and internet back — at least for now….. so expect [Read More…]

Jul 202020
 July 20, 2020  Posted by  Announcements

WHAT: The Federal Trade Commission will host PrivacyCon 2020 to examine the latest research and trends related to consumer privacy and data security. WHEN: Tuesday, July 21, 2020, 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. ET WHERE: The event will be held online. A link to view PrivacyCon will be posted the [Read More…]

Jun 132020
 June 13, 2020  Posted by  Announcements

Jason Cronk has announced a new Privacy Wiki that you’ll want to bookmark.  From Jason’s announcement: And now for something different: a return to #privacy. I’d like to soft-announce the Privacy Wiki, a wiki dedicated to privacy laws and events. Currently the wiki has 78 US Federal laws, over 200 US State [Read More…]