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January 2019

Congress needs to address consumer data privacy in a responsible and modern manner

In today’s post-industrial economy, you are the product. Data detailing your every move is why 34-year old Mark Zuckerberg is...

January 2019

Rubio debuts alternative privacy bill

Sen. Marco Rubio (R-Fla.) will introduce a privacy bill Wednesday tasking the Federal Trade Commission with recommending, and Congress with...

January 2019

Why privacy regulations are no longer a pipe dream

Just over a year ago, the notion of passing a consumer privacy law was laughable. Now the tech giants that...

December 2018

Data Policy Think Tank Grades Data Laws in Europe and California, and Proposed Legislation in India, Chile, and the United States

Policy thought-leaders assign scores to data privacy laws, highlighting successes and areas for improvement Washington, DC – December 19, 2018...

December 2018

US, China and Europe have different data laws — that could be a big headache for companies in 2019

Governments in the U.S., Europe and China handle and regulate data very differently — that’s a major challenge that businesses have to navigate in 2019,...

December 2018

[OP-ED] Adopt a GDPR-like data regime and watch growth sink, venture investment decline and consumer prices surge

Many governments, including in the U.S., are wrestling with how to govern the collection and use of personal data. Most...

December 2018

Does GDPR Put EU Companies at an Innovation Disadvantage

After many years, the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), went into effect on May 25. In layman’s terms, GDPR means...

November 2018

Why GDPR is an own goal for the EU

The EU’s GDPR data-protection regulations will do nothing to rein in the tech giants and will hamper competition. You probably...

November 2018

GDPR compliance costs of up to €250k reported

Data protection awareness is on the up in Irish business, with 88% of firms believing they have correctly interpreted their...