Aug 042021
 
 August 4, 2021  Posted by  Breaches, Non-U.S.

Sarah Warburton of the New Zealand Privacy Commissioner’s Office has an explainer on how damanges for emotional harm are determined under New Zealand law. Her article begins: Under the Privacy Act, the Human Rights Review Tribunal (“the Tribunal”) can award damages for emotional harm caused by a privacy breach. Damages [Read More…]

Aug 042021
 
 August 4, 2021  Posted by  Business, Court, Laws, Online, U.S., Youth & Schools

Jake Holland reports: Google Inc. and other online service providers no longer have to face a proposed children’s privacy class action after a California federal judge axed all claims in the case. The proposed class action, consisting of state privacy and consumer rights claims, is dismissed because the plaintiffs indicated [Read More…]