Centre for Information Policy Leadership

In May, Senator Alessandro Vieira presented Bill n. 2630/2020 to the Brazilian Senate, which the Senate is calling the “Fake News Law.” Last Friday, June 19, 2020, an unofficial new version of the Bill was distributed and caught the attention of the Brazilian privacy community.
Continue Reading Brazil Fake News Bill May Undercut Brazil’s Data Protection Gains – Bill to Be Voted on Tomorrow

The Centre for Information Policy Leadership at Hunton Andrews Kurth LLP published its report, What Good and Effective Data Privacy Accountability Looks Like: Mapping Organisations’ Practices to the CIPL Accountability Framework, which consolidates the findings of CIPL’s Accountability Mapping Project launched in September 2019 and is part of CIPL’s broader work on the central role of organizational accountability in data privacy.
Continue Reading CIPL Releases Report on Effective Data Privacy Accountability

On April 16, 2020, the Centre for Information Policy Leadership, in collaboration with CEDIS-IDP, published a White Paper on the Role of the Brazilian Data Protection Authority under Brazil’s New Data Protection Law.
Continue Reading CIPL Publishes Paper Highlighting the Need for a Brazilian Data Protection Authority

On April 14, 2020, the Centre for Information Policy Leadership at Hunton Andrews Kurth LLP published an article entitled “COVID-19 Meets Privacy: A Case Study for Accountability” which lays out 12 accountability measures for organizations.
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On March 12, 2020, the Centre for Information Policy Leadership at Hunton Andrews Kurth LLP submitted formal comments to the Office of the Privacy Commissioner of Canada in response to its proposals for ensuring appropriate regulation of artificial intelligence.
Continue Reading CIPL Responds to Privacy Commissioner of Canada’s Proposals for Ensuring Appropriate Regulation of AI