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In case you missed it, below are recent posts from Consumer Privacy World covering the latest developments on data privacy, security and innovation. Please reach out to the authors if you are interested in additional information.

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In case you missed it, below are recent posts from Consumer Privacy World covering the latest developments on data privacy, security and innovation. Please reach out to the authors if you are interested in additional information.

Connecticut General Assembly Passes Comprehensive Privacy Bill

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On March 16, the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau published revised examination guidelines on unfair, deceptive, or abusive acts and practices, or UDAAPs.
As Squire’s Keith Bradley, Katie Wechsler and Dimitar Georgiev-Remmel explain in an article published in Law360, the changes indicate a new position from the CFPB: that discrimination in the provision of consumer

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.

2021 Year in Review: Data Breach and Cybersecurity Litigations | Consumer Privacy World

2021 Year in Review: Financial Privacy Litigation and Developments

The Fair Debt Collection Practices Act (“FDCPA”) is a significant piece of legislation.  It has regulated “debt collectors,” as defined by statute, for over 40 years.  Recently, the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau issued a new rule implementing the statute’s enforcement (for CPW’s prior coverage, check out here and here).  Despite these significant developments, however,

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.

Court Rejects CCPA As Basis for Limiting Scope of Discovery in Litigation | Consumer Privacy World

Court Holds Data Breach Notice Disclosing

With Democrats in control of the White House, Senate and House of Representatives, consumer financial services companies are understandably anxious about the regulatory environment.

Last week, the newly-empowered California Department of Financial Protection and Innovation (the “DFPI”) gave us a sense of what to expect when it announced an investigation into 12 debt collectors that

As CPW’s Keith Bradley and Corey McGehee explain in a must-read article published in Law360, just before New Year’s Eve, the U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia invalidated two provisions in the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau’s rules for prepaid accounts. So far as we know, this case marks the first time any court

As 2020 drew to a close, the Ninth Circuit gave the CFPB a victory in Consumer Fin. Prot. Bureau v. Seila Law LLC, 2020 U.S. App. LEXIS 40572 (9th Cir. Dec. 29, 2020), upholding the CFPB’s civil investigative demand (CID) to Seila Law.  The case was on remand from the United States Supreme Court, which