UK ICO reiterates GDPR warning to ad tech companies
Speaking at ExchangeWire’s ATS event in London on Sept. 9, the ICO’s head of technology and policy, Ali Shah, encouraged ad tech businesses still relying on a legitimate interest to come forward and engage with the regulator. Shah promised those that do so won’t face financial penalties — as long as they come forward within the next four months.
Judge lets Facebook privacy class action proceed, calls company's views 'so wrong'
Electronic Privacy Information Center (EPIC) released a Report assessing several pending legislative proposals
EPIC’s report Grading on a Curvereviews recent developments, identifies key characteristics of privacy laws, and assesses pending legislative proposals.The EPIC Report finds that all of the bills lack the basic elements of a comprehensive privacy law,such as a federal baseline for privacy protection, anopportunity for individuals to enforce their rights, and an independent data protection agency.