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Iowa Consumer Data Privacy Act: What organizations should be aware of

The Iowa Consumer Data Privacy Act (ICDPA), scheduled to come into force from January 2025, introduces specific requirements for organizations which process the data of Iowa residents.    Iowa has its own data privacy laws that organizations need to be aware of. The Iowa Consumer Data Privacy Act (ICDPA) was enacted in 2020 and it

The Indiana Consumer Data Protection Act: continuing the trend of state level Privacy law in the US

Many US states, including Indiana, have implemented comprehensive privacy laws to protect residents’ information, following trends set by the EU GDPR and fellow US States.   With the rise of data breaches and the increasing use of technology in everyday life, many US states have taken it upon themselves to enact comprehensive privacy laws safeguarding

The Delaware Personal Data Privacy Act: A Comprehensive Overview

With the introduction of the Delaware Personal Data Privacy Act, Delaware has joined the ranks of US states with their own consumer privacy laws.   Governments worldwide are enacting legislation to safeguard individuals’ sensitive information and hold businesses accountable for its protection. The Delaware Personal Data Privacy Act (DPPA) is one such regulation that aims

The ICO issues guidance on personal data transfers to the US under UK GDPR

The ICO issues guidance aiming to support organisations conducting personal data transfers to the US using an Article 46 UK GDPR mechanism to those organisations that are not self-certified under the UK Extension to the EU-US DPF.    Transferring personal information across borders has become a crucial aspect of our interconnected world. In the digital

Global Developments in AI Regulation: UN and US Initiatives

The United Nations and the United States have both recently launched initiatives geared towards Artificial Intelligence (AI).   The global landscape for Artificial Intelligence is rapidly changing, with numerous countries and institutions implementing regulations to guide its safe and secure development. Two noteworthy developments in this area are the establishment of the United Nations’ AI

The Tennessee Information Protection Act: A Comprehensive Overview

The Tennessee Information Protection Act is a legislation that protects the privacy of personal information collected by businesses and government agencies in Tennessee.    The Tennessee Information Protection Act (TIPA) is a significant legislative development in the sphere of data privacy, mirroring the growing trend of state privacy laws across the United States. This legislation

UK-US Data Bridge heralds a new era of transatlantic data flow

Alongside the EU- and Swiss-US Data Privacy Frameworks, the implementation of the UK-US Data Bridge heralds a new era of transatlantic data flow, emphasizing the importance of data protection.   On 12th October 2023, a significant milestone was achieved as the UK-US Data Bridge officially became law, marking a new era of transatlantic data flow.

Colorado Privacy Act

The Colorado Privacy Act enhances data control for Colorado residents, contributing to the move towards stronger data protection in the US.   The Colorado Privacy Act (CPA) was signed into law on July 7, 2021, and took effect on July 1st, 2023. Colorado became the third state, after California and Virginia, to enact comprehensive data

Virginia Consumer Data Protection Act

The Virginia Consumer Data Protection Act (VCDPA) is a key US legislation aimed at protecting consumer data by establishing clear guidelines for businesses.   The Virginia Consumer Data Protection Act (VCDPA), which was signed into law on March 2, 2021, and came into force on January 1, 2023, aims to protect the personal data of

California Consumer Privacy Act: A Comprehensive Overview

The California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA) is a landmark piece of legislation that aims to strengthen privacy rights and consumer protection for the residents of California. This legislation was enacted in June 2018 and became effective as of January 2020. In November of 2020, California the California Privacy Rights Act (CPRA) was approved, which amended