What’s trending on NP Privacy Partner

July 12, 2018

NP Privacy Partner

Author(s): Jenny L. Holmes

The California Consumer Privacy Act of 2018 is signed into law and Vermont passes first U.S. law to regulate data brokers. Here’s what’s trending in data privacy and cybersecurity.

Consumer Privacy

California’s own GDPR? Big win for consumer privacy advocates could spell trouble for companies that sell personal data

AB 375 passed unanimously in both chambers of the California Legislature on June 28. Mere hours later, Governor Jerry Brown signed the bill into law.—Karina Puttieva and Jenny L. Holmes

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Vermont passes first U.S. law to regulate data brokers

The law requires data brokers to pay an annual fee to register with the state, adhere to new security standards, inform consumers about the data they collect and report on security breaches.—Jenny L. Holmes

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