Aug 092020
 August 9, 2020  Posted by  Laws, Non-U.S.

Hunton Andrews Kurth writes: On July 13, 2020, a Committee of Experts within India’s Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology (“the Committee”) published the first draft of a Non-Personal Data Governance Framework for India for public consultation. […] Key takeaways of the Committee Report include: Definition of Non-Personal Data: The Committee provides new [Read More…]

Aug 072020
 August 7, 2020  Posted by  Business, Featured News, Laws, Non-U.S.

From the CNIL, the French data protection authority: SPARTOO is specialized in the online shoe sales sector. For this activity, it has a website accessible in thirteen countries of the European Union. The CNIL inspected the company in May 2018, and noted shortcomings concerning the data of customers, prospects and employees. The [Read More…]

Aug 062020
 August 6, 2020  Posted by  Breaches, Business, Court, Featured News, Laws, Youth & Schools

Andrea Vittorio reports: TikTok faces 10 lawsuits alleging it collected data on children’s faces without parental approval in the Northern District of Illinois, after a judicial panel consolidated the cases there. The U.S. Judicial Panel on Multidistrict Litigation said in its order Tuesday it also may add an additional nine related lawsuits [Read More…]

Aug 062020
 August 6, 2020  Posted by  Laws, U.S.

Joseph J. Lazaarotti of JacksonLewis writes: ……   Modeled after Illinois’s Biometric Information Privacy (BIPA), the National Biometric Information Privacy Act (Act), proposed by Sens. Jeff Merkley and Bernie Sanders, contains three key provisions: A requirement to obtain consent from individual prior to collecting and disclosing their biometric identifiers and information. A [Read More…]