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Scott Warren has joined the faculty of China PrivSec, which will bring together senior professionals to explore Chinese privacy and security laws at a livestream event on March 15, 2022. In a session titled, “China’s Personal Information Protection Law (PIPL): What Businesses Need to Know,” Scott and his co-panelists, Wendy Pang, IP, CIPP/E, CIPM, Certified

We are pleased to announce that Scott Warren has joined the faculty of PrivSec Global, which brings together leading experts from around the world for a two-day livestream event covering the latest information, guidance and advice on data protection, privacy and security.
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On December 9, 2021, Ann LaFrance, SPB Senior Partner and Vice President of the International Institute of Communications (“IIC”), moderated a panel discussion involving U.S. and international stakeholders’ perspectives on privacy and data protection trends and  the value of interoperability in cross-border data transfers at the IIC’s (virtual) annual Telecommunications & Media Forum

CPW is proud to share with its readers that Global Data Review, a leading data law and regulation publication, has ranked Squire Patton Boggs among 25 Elite firms in its 2022 edition of the GDR 100.  GDR identifies and profiles the world’s leading law firms.  GDR notes that firms with the Elite designation in

2021 has been a busy year in the realm of data privacy, security and innovation.  The CPW team has covered key developments in real time to keep its readers informed every step of the way.  Below are CPW’s Top Ten Posts for 2021.

Data Privacy and Cybersecurity FTC Priorities Going Forward | Consumer Privacy World

In case you missed it, below is a summary of recent posts from CPW.  Please feel free to reach out if you are interested in additional information on any of the developments covered.

Federal Court of Appeals Affirms Dismissal and Compelled Arbitration of E-Commerce Data Privacy Litigation | Consumer Privacy World

FTC Focus on AI

In case you missed it, below is a summary of recent posts from CPW.  Please feel free to reach out if you are interested in additional information on any of the developments covered.

FTC Amends GLBA Safeguards Rule to Impose Significant New Privacy Obligations on Financial Institutions – Consumer Privacy World

Killware: The New Cyber

China Publishes New Draft Measure on Cross-Border Data Transfer

On October 29, 2021, China released the Draft Measures on Data Cross-Border Security Assessment (the “Draft Measures”) for public comments. Following its two previous versions in 2017 and 2019, this new draft is developed based on the very recent adoption of the Personal Information Protection Law

A Brief Analysis of Several Provisions on the Security Management for Automotive Data (Trial Implementation)

Connected vehicles capable of connecting to the internet and sharing data with external parties are experiencing exponential growth in China. Despite the apparent benefits of new technologies, they have also raised significant concerns over personal information protection, data protection and cybersecurity. As they are in many other countries, regulators in China are making tremendous efforts to catch up with these new technologies.

On August 16, 2021, China’s first regulation on automotive data security, Provisions on the Security Management for Automotive Data (Trial Implementation) (hereinafter referred to as the “Provisions”), was unveiled and goes into effect on October 1, 2021. The Provisions establish a preliminary compliance framework for automotive data security in China by defining automotive data and regulated entities, stipulating principles for data processing, specifying obligations of data processors, and setting forth rules for cross-border data transmission.
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