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Texas Data Privacy and Security Act (TDPSA)

The Texas Data Privacy and Security Act (TDPSA) is a comprehensive privacy law that was passed on June 19, 2023 and will take effect partly on July 1, 2024 and partly on January 1, 2025. The Texas TDPSA is similar to privacy laws in U.S. states such as Virginia, Colorado, and...

Turkey KVKK and the GDPR

Turkey's Ki┼čisel Verileri Koruma Kanunu (KVKK) (also known as the "Data Protection Law") is a relatively strong data protection law with similarities to the EU's General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). Passed in 2016, Turkey's KVKK more closely resembles the GDPR's predecessor, the Data Protection Directive, but contains some unique provisions not...

Indiana's Consumer Data Protection Act (CDPA)

The Indiana Consumer Data Protection Act (CDPA) was signed into law on May 1, 2023 and will take effect on January 1, 2026. This article explains what the Indiana CDPA is, who it applies to, how to comply with the law, and what happens if you violate it. What is the Indiana...

Opt-Out Rights Under Privacy Laws

Under modern privacy laws, consumers have the right to opt out of certain activities involving the collection, use, and disclosure of their personal information. In other words, consumers can simply say "no" to most data processing activities, from marketing emails to website cookies to the sale of data. And businesses must...

Invalid Privacy Policy URL Rejection for Google Play Store

App developers who want to list their apps in the Google Play Store need to make sure they have a Privacy Policy that complies with Google Play's requirements. Otherwise, they may receive a Invalid "Privacy Policy link invalid or missing" rejection message. This article will explain what the Google Play...

Swiss New Federal Act on Data Protection (nFADP)

The Swiss New Federal Act on Data Protection (nFADP) is a comprehensive legal framework designed to strengthen the privacy rights and protect the personal data of Swiss citizens. The nFADP replaces Switzerland's previous privacy legislation of 1992, providing a renewed legal foundation for data protection in the country. This article will walk...