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Upcoming Webinar: How to Comply with CCPA as Part of a Global Privacy Strategy

November 11, 2019

TrustArc is proud to present the next Privacy Insight Series webinar “How to Comply with CCPA as Part of a Global Privacy Strategy” with TrustArc Director U.S. Eastern Region Consulting Group & Senior Privacy Consultant Paul Iagnocco, and TrustArc Senior Privacy Consultant Martin Gomberg. This webinar will take place on Wednesday, November 13th at 9am PT (12pm ET/5pm GMT). Don’t miss this opportunity to learn more about global privacy strategy – register today! With the EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), the California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA), and other laws such as the Brazilian General Data Protection Law (LGPD), businesses … Continue reading Upcoming Webinar: How to Comply with CCPA as Part of a Global Privacy Strategy

November Event Spotlight

November 01, 2019

TrustArc regularly attends and hosts events around the world and online – please visit us at one or more of the following events.  _____________________________ IAPP CCPA Comprehensive Live 2019 November 7 New York The California Consumer Privacy Act will come into effect on January 1, 2020. That gives you very little time to get a lot of work done to comply with this sweeping legislation expected to carry harsh enforcement and fines. he IAPP CCPA Comprehensive Live 2019 November 7 in New York will provide practical, in-depth CCPA-specific training presented by IAPP experts that will help operationalize your commitment to … Continue reading November Event Spotlight

The Careful Planning Required to Meet and Maintain CCPA Compliance – Tips and Tools for your CCPA RFP

October 24, 2019

The California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA) is set to be the toughest privacy law in the United States. The act broadly expands the rights of consumers and requires businesses within scope to be significantly more transparent about how they collect, use, and disclose personal information. The act is one of the first laws to show that, as many jurisdictions have and are continuing to do, the U.S. may be trending toward more rigorous global privacy regulations. The CCPA was signed on June 28, 2018, is effective January 1, 2020, and enforcement is slated to begin no later than July 1, … Continue reading The Careful Planning Required to Meet and Maintain CCPA Compliance – Tips and Tools for your CCPA RFP

CCPA Week Series Issue 4 – Training, Metrics, Verification and Minors

October 17, 2019

Last week, the California AG’s office released proposed regulations implementing key provisions of the CCPA (”CCPA Regulations”). In the CCPA Regulations, the California Attorney General (AG) offered businesses clarifications–and, in some cases, new obligations–around consumers’ individual rights requests under the CCPA. In Issue 1, we provided an overview of the themes addressed by the regulations. In Issue 2, we gave a recap of the requirements related to Notices to Consumers. In Issue 3, we provided best practices for handling consumer requests . In today’s CCPA Week Issues, we address a range of topics such as training, metrics, verification and minors. … Continue reading CCPA Week Series Issue 4 – Training, Metrics, Verification and Minors

CCPA Week Series Issue 3 – Best Practices for Handling Consumer Requests

October 16, 2019

Last week, the California AG’s office released proposed regulations implementing key provisions of the CCPA (”CCPA Regulations”). In the CCPA Regulations, the California Attorney General (AG) offered businesses clarifications–and, in some cases, new obligations–around consumers’ individual rights requests under the CCPA. In Issue 1, we provided an overview of the themes addressed by the regulations. In Issue 2, we gave an overview of the requirements related to Notices to Consumers. In today’s CCPA Week Issues, we cover the details of Article 3 – Best Practices for Handling Consumer Requests.  Methods for Submitting Requests to Know and Requests to Delete The … Continue reading CCPA Week Series Issue 3 – Best Practices for Handling Consumer Requests

CCPA Week Series Issue 2 – Understanding the 4 Types of Consumer Notices

October 15, 2019

Last week, the California AG’s office released proposed regulations implementing key provisions of the CCPA (“CCPA Regulations”). In Issue 1, we provided an overview of the themes addressed by the regulations. This Issue 2 explains the requirements of the four types of privacy notices: notice at the point of personal information collection; notice of the right to opt-out; notice of financial incentive; and privacy policy. Notice at the Point of Personal Information Collection One well-recognized privacy transparency best practice is telling people at the time that personal information is collected from them, whether online, via a mobile device, over the … Continue reading CCPA Week Series Issue 2 – Understanding the 4 Types of Consumer Notices