Executive Summary: The California Consumer Protection Act: Who Does It Affect and How?

With concerns about privacy and data security at an all-time high, California is leading the way in consumer protection and access of one’s own personal information. Passed in 2018, the California Consumer Protection Act (CCPA) is set to take effect on July 1, 2020. The goal of the CCPA is to provide consumers with more 

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The GDPR and the Model Clauses for Data Transfer Processors: Transactional and Litigation Issues

Whether we like it or not, whether we adopt similar legislation in the U.S. or not, the stringent requirements of the General Data Protection Regulations (“GDPR”) are coming and the requirements are becoming boilerplate language in U.S. contracts.  This will impact businesses as it relates to their operations, contract negotiations and, eventually, exposure to liability.  

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