Understanding CalOPPA Privacy Policy disclosure requirements

California passed the California Online Privacy Protection Act (“CalOPPA”) in 2004 and became the first in the nation to require operators of websites and mobile applications to post a Privacy Policy. In 2014, California updated the law to require a list of disclosures in a Privacy Policy. Under CalOPPA, an … Read more

A guide to the CalOPPA definition of personal information

The California Online Privacy Protection Act (“CalOPPA”) was the first state privacy law in the nation to require a web business to post a Privacy Policy. The purpose of the law is to strengthen the right to privacy that is in the California Constitution.  CalOPPA requires an online business to … Read more

A guide to Do Not Track under CalOPPA

California passed the California Online Privacy Protection Act (“CalOPPA”) in 2004 to protect the personal data of its residents. CalOPPA requires operators of online services that collect personal information to post a Privacy Policy. In 2014, California updated CalOPPA to require an operator to disclose how it handles Do Not … Read more

A guide to who does CalOPPA apply to

In 2004, the California Online Privacy Protection Act (“CalOPPA”) went into effect and became a national standard for consumer protection. With the passage of CalOPPA, California was the first state to require an online business to post a Privacy Policy. CalOPPA requires an operator of an online business to provide … Read more

CalOPPA Privacy Policy requirements

In 2004, California became the first state in the nation to require posting a Privacy Policy when it passed the California Online Privacy Protection Act (“CalOPPA”). In 2014, California updated CalOPPA to require a list of criteria that needs to be included in a Policy Policy. CalOPPA serves as a … Read more

A guide to avoiding CalOPPA penalties for non-compliance

In 2004, California passed the California Online Privacy Protection Act (“CalOPPA”) to require websites to post a Privacy Policy. In 2014, California updated the law to require certain disclosures in a Privacy Policy. Under CalOPPA, online websites and businesses could face severe penalties for non-compliance. In this guide, we will … Read more

Guide to CalOPPA – California Online Privacy Protection Act

The California Online Privacy Protection Act (CalOPPA) is a privacy law that went into effect on July 1st, 2014 and protects the Personally Identifiable Information (PII) of residents of California. CalOPPA was the first state law in the United States that requires business websites to have a Privacy Policy. This … Read more

Do Not Track – the Important Points

Did you know that there is a friend zone for the collectors of private information online? It’s called Do Not Track (“DNT”). The California Online Privacy Protection Act of 2003 (“CalOPPA”) requires you to notify your users as to how you respond to DNT signals. Furthermore, CalOPPA also requires you … Read more