Articles: Legal Requirements (1)

Opt-in versus Opt-out

It's all about giving or withholding consent, isn't it? Most major privacy laws worldwide, such as California's Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA) or Europe's General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR),...

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Dark Patterns: What They are & What Not to Do

Many privacy laws now in effect worldwide require businesses to acquire explicit consent before collecting their customers' private, personal information. However, the compliance rates are abysmally low, according...

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China's Draft Personal Information Protection Law (PIPL)

China put out the first draft of its Personal Information Protection Law (PIPL) on October 21, 2020. Since then, the country's Standing Committee of the National People's Congress...

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Malaysia's PDPA

In 2010, the Malaysian Parliament passed the Malaysia Personal Data Protection Act (PDPA). In June, the law received Royal Assent. However, the PDPA didn't go into effect until...

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California Data Security Breach Reporting Requirements

It's likely that you already know what a data breach is and why it's bad. Stolen computerized data can compromise the integrity, confidentiality, and security of your entire...

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Compliantly Using Biometric Data in Louisiana

The definition of personal information in Louisiana's Database Security Breach Notification Law was amended and signed into law on May 20, 2018, by Governor John Bel Edwards. The...

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