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BIGtoken Weekly Data Privacy Roundup

Privacy laws are being discussed in one form or another all over the United States. In addition, the data privacy issue continues to be debated by countries around the world including the Middle East. “The State of Consumer Data Privacy Laws in the U.S. (And Why it Matters),” The NY Times- September 10th, 2021 Most […]

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BIGtoken Weekly Data Privacy Roundup

Importantly, lawmakers are focused on protecting our children online.  Kids under 18 are particularly vulnerable to unscrupulous actions online and must receive comprehensive protection.  In addition, other devious actions such as the use of “dark patterns” to surreptitiously collect information are beginning to receive increased attention. “New Bill Would Update Decades-Old Law Governing Children’s Privacy […]

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BIGtoken Data Privacy Weekly Round up

This week, we saw Ohio propose privacy legislation and Connecticut pass a law protecting companies that rigorously deploy privacy security measures. Most importantly, the Biden administration designated the study of data privacy as one of its initiatives in an executive order. “Ohio Legislation May Create Data Rights for Residents,” Government Technology- July 14th, 2021 Ohio […]

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BIGtoken Weekly Data Privacy Round up

It was a monumental week for the data privacy movement as Colorado became the third state to pass data privacy legislation. In addition, the FTC is flexing its muscle over the data privacy debate. 1. “Colorado third state to enact comprehensive privacy law,” Compliance Week- July 8th, 2021 It was a historic week as Colorado […]

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BIGtoken Weekly Data Privacy Roundup

Fingers crossed that Colorado becomes the third state with a data privacy law. At the same time, it is becoming increasingly more important for the federal government to get involved in this war to protect privacy and help reduce major data breaches at large companies.  “Colorado Lawmakers Advance Data Privacy Legislation,” Government Technology- June 1st, […]

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BIGtoken Weekly Data Privacy Roundup

Hallelujah to the possibility of a federal privacy law as proposed by bipartisan lawmakers this week. While there is still “a lot of wood to chop” to pass the bill, the steps taken are certainly encouraging. In addition, we were treated to a great history of Apple’s privacy rights policies while witnessing improvement in Google’s […]

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