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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.

New York Latest State to Provide Additional Employee Privacy Protections With Electronic Monitoring Law | Consumer Privacy World

FTC Issues Notice Contemplating

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.

Team CPW on the Speaking Circuit in December | Consumer Privacy World

Supreme Court Declines to Hear Challenge to Massachusetts Privacy Law

To stay up to date on the newest developments in data privacy, security and innovation, be sure to register for Team CPW’s speaking engagements in December.  Details for the events next month are available below.

December 2: Association of Corporate Counsel Just In Time CLE December 2

Ann LaFrance, Kyle Fath and Kristin Bryan

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.

EU Proposed Regulatory Regime for Artificial Intelligence (AI) Could Set Global Standard – Consumer Privacy World

Data Privacy and Cybersecurity FTC Priorities

The European Union (EU) has launched the world’s first comprehensive legislative package to regulate AI.  The Artificial Intelligence Act (AIA), which is currently progressing through the EU legislative process, will establish a risk-based framework for regulating use of AI anywhere within the EU, including by companies based outside the EU.

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The much-awaited new Standard Contractual Clauses (“SCCs”) have been adopted by the European Commission on June 4, 2021 and should be published in the next few weeks.

The nPadlock and EU flagew SCCs will go into effect twenty (20) days following publication in the Official Journal of the European Union (“EU”) and the old SCCs will be repealed three months after that date (“Date of Repeal”).


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