The California Privacy Rights Act (“CPRA”) places significant power in the hands of the California Privacy Protection Agency (“CPPA” or “Agency”) to influence the future of privacy regulation in the United States, including—perhaps most importantly—the authority to issue regulations in twenty-two specific, enumerated areas to achieve the broad objective of “further[ing] the purposes of” the

On Tuesday, April 5, CPW’s Alan Friel joined forces with Rebecca Perry, Director of Strategic Partnerships at Exterro, to share their expertise during the “Preparing for 2023 – Tools and Tips to Be Ready for New US Privacy Laws” webinar hosted by Global Data Review.

During this one-hour long virtual session, the duo discussed

On April 5 Alan Friel, the Global Co-Chair of Squire Patton Boggs’ Data Privacy, Cybersecurity and Digital Assets Practice will present with Rebecca Perry, CIPP/US/G, Director of Strategic Partnerships, Exterro on Preparing for 2023—Tools and Tips to be Ready for New US Privacy Laws.  The event will be hosted by Global Data Review.

The Virginia legislature has introduced several bills that would amend Virginia’s Consumer Data Protection Act (“CDPA”) that was enacted last year. These bills are largely in response to the November 1, 2021 Virginia Consumer Data Protection Act Work Group report (the “Report”), which outlined 17 “points of emphasis” related to the CDPA. The Report includes

As CPW has previously covered, Utah is one of several states considering enacting a comprehensive privacy bill this year.  CPW’s Kristin Bryan and Kyle Fath were recently interviewed by Bloomberg Law concerning this development.  The full article is available here.

Kyle commented that “[d]espite the bill’s similarity to the Virginia law and its number

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

CPW’s Rosa Barcelo and Kristin Bryan will be speaking at two International Association of Privacy Professional (“IAPP”) engagements.

On November 17th, Rosa will be a moderator at the IAPP Europe Data Protection Congress 2021 conference in Brussels on Nov. 17-18.  Alongside a panel of industry thought leaders, Rosa will moderate a session titled, “Privacy and

As Ann LaFrance, Alan Friel, Elliot Golding, Kyle Fath, Glenn Brown, Kyle Dull, Niloufar Massachi, and Gicel Tomimbang explain in a comprehensive expert analysis, recent changes in US consumer privacy laws that will require most US businesses to make material changes to their privacy compliance and information governance programs by January 1, 2023 (July

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.

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