Just over two years since the coming in to force of the Platform to Business Regulation (P2B), we take another look at developments in relation to enforcement action in key EU Member States and the UK. The past year has seen a notable increase in activity in Italy in particular, as well as several instances

Businesses that have implemented compliance measures to comply with the California Consumer Privacy Act of 2018, as amended by the California Consumer Rights Act of 2020 (“CCPA”) can leverage existing vendor contract terms, website disclosures and data subject right processes to satisfy requirements under Nevada’s Revised Statutes Chapter 603A (www.leg.state.nv.us/Division/Legal/LawLibrary/NRS/NRS-603A.html). Most companies will

Children now spend a lot of time playing games online, but the gaming industry has received less scrutiny than social media or streaming platforms over privacy concerns. As gaming grows, the scale of user vulnerability increases as well. Many young people do not understand the data risks posed by online games. Luckily, privacy regulators are

To enhance the efficiency of services provided by the government sector through electronic means, the Draft Electronic Performance of Administrative Functions Act B.E. …. (“Draft EAA“) has recently been approved by the Thai Parliament. The Draft EAA, which is currently pending publication in the Royal Gazette, aims to facilitate the performance of state agencies via

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On Aug. 31, hopes were dashed when the California legislative session ended without enacting Assembly Bill 1102. The bill would have extended grace periods for certain business-to-business and human resources personal information under the California Consumer Privacy Act as amended by the California Privacy Rights Act. CCPA/CPRA will become

Records and data retention can be complicated, particularly when balancing competing statutory requirements from around the globe, industry best practices, business needs, and the growing importance of privacy considerations. When faced with these realities, many organizations seek solutions that will make retention easier and more streamlined. While there are several ways to achieve this, organizations

Following President Xi Jinping’s announcement that China would seek to join the newly-created Digital Economy Partnership Agreement (“DEPA“) at the 2021 G20 Summit in Rome, China’s Ministry of Commerce (“MOFCOM“) formally applied for China to join the agreement on November 1, 2021. The DEPA, which is described as the first trade agreement to target the

With the development of new digital services, especially the ones consuming large amounts of bandwidth, such as high-quality video streaming, some Internet service providers (“ISPs“) have started prioritizing certain traffic – such as their own services or the services of their business partners – based on their business needs and plans. They justify this a