The Australia Privacy Act of 1988 applies to businesses, including non-profit organizations, with an annual turnover of more than $3 million, some small businesses (including all private health service providers) and most Australian Government agencies. An organization is broadly defined under the Privacy Act. An organization can be: An individual,
The Nevada Privacy of Information Collected on the Internet from Consumers Act (“Nevada Privacy Law”) aims to provide protection for Nevada consumers. The Nevada Privacy Law requires operators of websites and online services to post a Privacy Notice and allow consumers to opt-out of the sale of their personal information.
The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) is a comprehensive privacy law designed to protect the Personally Identifiable Information (PII) of residents of the European Union (also referred to as data subjects). GDPR achieves this goal by providing certain privacy rights to data subjects, which can be found in Chapter 3.
The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) is a privacy law that protects the Personally Identifiable Information (PII) of residents of the European Union. While the law has a broad application, applying to businesses in and outside of the European Union, it generally applies to Data Processors and Data Controllers. Processors
A private right of action allows individuals to file lawsuits against certain businesses.This enforcement mechanism under the law allows individuals and class actions to potentially collect a high amount of damages resulting from a business’s noncompliance. The CCPA: California Consumer Privacy Act is a privacy law focused on providing a
In 2017, the Nevada Privacy of Information Collected on the Internet from Consumers Act (“Nevada Privacy Law”) went into effect. Two years later, lawmakers updated the Nevada Privacy Law to require operators to provide consumers with a way to opt-out of having their information sold. To comply with the Nevada
The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) is one of the most comprehensive and heavily enforced privacy laws in the world. GDPR was enacted to protect the privacy of European Union residents (data subjects) and the law achieves this goal by providing EU residents with certain privacy rights, requiring a legal
Last updated: July 3, 2020 It seems like every day there is a new privacy scandal: too much data collected by ubiquitous apps, improper sharing of data with third parties, the use of data for nefarious purposes or just plain old data breaches. With this much going on, what are
The CCPA: California Consumer Privacy Act (“CCPA”) is landmark privacy legislation in the United States. The law provides a variety of consumer rights to Californians, allowing individuals to expand their control over their personally identifiable information (“PII”). At a minimum, the CCPA is a step towards the European Union’s General
Since the implementation of the General Data Protection Regulation (“GDPR”) in April 2016, at least 233 fines have been issued to businesses and organizations by supervisory bodies throughout the European Union. It is critical for businesses across all industries to stay up-to-date on: (i) where fines have been assessed under