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DAA to Begin Enforcement this Fall

The Digital Advertising Alliance is poised to enforce their mobile privacy rules beginning this September. The Code was released in 2013 and requires ad networks and other companies to notify consumers about cross-app advertising and allow them to opt out, through an app known as [...]


Hulu Beats VPPA Violation Charges

This article talks about the recent Hulu win, after claims that it had violated the 1988 Video Privacy Protection Act [...]


Google v. Vidal-Hall – A Landmark Decision

This article discusses the decision made by the UK Court of Appeal that confirmed that misuse of private information is a tort, and that claimants may recover damages under the Data Protection Act [...]


White House Privacy Bill Met with Criticism

This article discusses the White House’s latest draft Consumer Privacy Bill of Rights (CPBR), which comes three years after it was first [...]


Payment Card Security Breach Leads to ICO Fine

In late February, the UK’s Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) fined online travel insurer Staysure, for failing to protect customers’ personal data, particularly for failing to implement processes to ensure technical vulnerabilities were being [...]