CCPA Update: What You Need to Know about CPRA & July 1st Enforcement

The California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA) continues to dominate headlines with the upcoming July 1, 2020 enforcement date and the proposed California Privacy Rights Act (CPRA) – aka CCPA 2.0. Companies who are in varying stages of preparing for CCPA compliance under the stress of the upcoming enforcement date and as yet unfinalized regulations, must […]

2020 Global Privacy Survey: Emerging Trends, Benchmarking Research and Best Practices

In May 2020, TrustArc conducted a comprehensive Global Privacy Benchmarks Survey of more than 1,500 senior executives, privacy office leaders, privacy team members, management, and full-time employees outside the privacy function. The survey findings include benchmarking data on how companies are managing their privacy programs, how they are complying with privacy requirements, and how new […]

At the Heart of Privacy: What are K’s Favorite Privacy Topics?

After many weeks discussing a huge variety of topics with our guests, it is time to go back to basics: a privacy conversation about our favorite topics while sitting on a sunny back porch, drink in hand. This week, it’s K’s turn to discuss her favorite privacy topics. Listen in as K and Paul discuss her two […]

Up Close and Personal: Paul’s Favourite Privacy Topic

Welcome to our 21st episode of Serious Privacy. There is no better way to celebrate 21 than to return to our basics and have a kitchen table conversation with our own Paul Breitbarth. This week, Paul will discuss his favorite privacy topic. We limited it to one topic - will he go for two topics? […]

CCPA: Aiming for a Moving Target

The 1st of July has come and gone - the date that marks the beginning of the enforcement of the California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA).  Not all companies are ready for CCPA enforcement. And many companies are confused among the many moving parts - the law and potential amendments, the regulations, the ballot initiative, and […]

Open Mic in Privacy: What’s Hot?

The world of privacy seems to be both growing and becoming smaller as privacy professionals around the world are grappling with similar issues amidst an increasing amount of regulation and enforcement. What are the hot topics on the minds of these privacy professionals? In this episode of Serious Privacy,  we issued an open invite to […]

What Now Right Now? Assessment of the EU Schrems II Decision

The Schrems II decision is a Serious Privacy topic. Privacy professionals in the EU and the US had the 16th of July marked on their calendars for a long time. Today was the day the Grand Chamber of the Court of Justice of the European Union would publish their verdict in the case between the Irish Data […]

The Court Speaks: Privacy Shield, Standard Contractual Clauses and Cookie Consent

There are some interesting developments in the world of case law. With so much focus on the CCPA enforcement date implications, many may have forgotten about the forthcoming decision in the Schrems II case, which could decide the fate of the Standard Contractual Clauses and the Privacy Shield for data transfers from Europe to the […]

Get Schooled: Professor Solove’s Insight on Privacy Developments

Privacy is like driving a car - lots of rules which change across borders and you need to look both ways before crossing the street. In both the US and EU, the Schrems-II decision on 16 July is a major development in data protection navigation. But we are just at the beginning of understanding all […]

CCPA Compliance from Ground Zero: Start to Finish with TrustArc Solutions

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CCPA is in full effect and - as of July 1, 2020 - is being fully enforced. The “wait and see” game is officially over and organizations must be fully compliant in order to avoid regulatory fines and negative publicity. There are many requirements set forth by the CCPA, and building a strong compliance plan […]