Apr 102019
 
 April 10, 2019  Posted by  Laws, Surveillance, U.S.

Michael Bertoncini of JacksonLewis writes: Pending legislation could create new consumer privacy rights in Massachusetts. Earlier this year, Senator Cynthia Creem presented An Act Relative to Consumer Data Privacy in the Massachusetts Senate. This Consumer Privacy Bill, SD.341, combines key aspects of the California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA) and Illinois’s Biometric [Read More…]

Apr 092019
 
 April 9, 2019  Posted by  Laws, Surveillance, U.S.

From EPIC.org: In a statement to the House Appropriations Committee, EPIC urged the panel to ensure that the Justice Department improves reporting on surveillance orders. “Even after the Supreme Court’s decision in Carpenter,” EPIC said, “there is little to no information available to Congress or the public about how frequently [Read More…]