Tag Archives: Privacy Policy

Delaware Governor Signs Set of Online Privacy Bills

Delaware Governor Jack Markell recently signed four bills into law concerning online privacy. The bills, drafted by the Delaware Attorney General, focus on protecting the privacy of website and mobile app users, children, students and crime victims.… Continue Reading

European Commission Recommends Changes to Safe Harbor

On November 27, 2013, the European Commission published an analysis of the EU-U.S. Safe Harbor Framework and other EU-U.S. data transfer agreements. The Commission called for more transparency in the Safe Harbor Framework and also addressed issues concerning the Terrorist Finance Tracking Program and the EU-U.S. agreement on passenger name records. … Continue Reading

South Korea to Issue Privacy Compliance Certifications

On October 27, 2013, the South Korean Ministry of Security and Public Administration indicated that the government will begin issuing certifications to private and public organizations that meet certain Personal Information Protection Act requirements. Organizations may apply for certification starting on November 28, 2013.… Continue Reading

China Passes Amendment to Consumer Protection Law

On October 25, 2013, the Standing Committee of the National People's Congress of the People's Republic of China passed an amendment to the Law on the Protection of Consumer Rights and Interests, which will take effect on March 15, 2014. The amendment adds numerous provisions designed to improve protections for consumer personal information.… Continue Reading