On Monday, May 16, 2016, the Supreme Court of the United States issued its highly anticipated opinion in Spokeo, Inc. v. Robins, a case that examined the question of whether a plaintiff who ...25 May 2016
In the coming weeks, the California Attorney General is expected to release best practice guidelines for compliance with the law. This guidance may or may not include a strict interpretation of these and other compliance issues. Regardless of this forthcoming guidance, operators will be expected to comply as of the January 1 effective date.
While businesses can take some comfort in the fact that California provides 30 days to address alleged deficiencies raised by the Attorney General before any fines may be imposed, non-compliance eventually can result in fines of up to $2,500 per violation.
Jared Bomberg, an associate in our Washington, DC office, contributed to this entry.
The French Data Protection Authority (CNIL) has announced its inspections program topics for 2016, with health data, flight passengers’ data, and data used for marketing and Internet...20 May 2016