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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.

Federal Ban on Targeted Advertising: Joint Bills Introduced in the House and Senate | Consumer Privacy World

Acting New

Today the sponsor of an Ohio privacy bill announced he was resigning to pursue a position with the Ohio Chamber of Commerce—an unexpected development.  Recall that the Ohio Personal Privacy Act (the “OPPA”) was introduced in September 2021 by Republican state Reps. Carfagna and Hall, of Butler County, with the backing of Governor DeWine and

Following a widespread data event and subsequent cybersecurity litigation, last month a group of individuals (“Proposed Intervenors”) moved to intervene and oppose preliminary approval a negotiated proposed settlement.  Cochran v. Accellion, Inc., 2021 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 214686 (N.D. Cal. Nov. 5, 2021).  Ultimately, the Court denied the motion.  Read on to learn more and

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.

In Case You Missed It: CPW’s Alan Friel, Kyle Fath and Kristin Bryan Present An Update on US Privacy Laws and Litigation

On Wednesday, September 22 at 4 pm EST CPW’s Alan Friel, Kristin Bryan and Kyle Fath will present, with moderator Scott Kane,  an update on current US consumer privacy laws including: the new proposed Ohio Law; how to manage an information governance program; and trends in data security and breach litigation.  We will close the

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.

BREAKING:  Ohio’s Legislature Considering Passing the Ohio Personal Privacy Act with Support of Governor DeWine and Lt. Governor Husted | Consumer Privacy

In the wake of Virginia and Colorado passing comprehensive privacy legislation this year, the Ohio legislature is similarly considering a privacy bill, albeit one that would impose fewer restrictions on businesses and does not include a private right of action.  The Ohio Personal Privacy Act (“OPPA”), was introduced yesterday by Republican state Reps. Carfagna,