A Fortnite Education

A Fortnite Education: Epic Games’ Hard Lesson in Children’s Privacy, Dark Patterns, and FTC Enforcement Epic Games, Inc. (“Epic”) wrapped up 2022 by entering into an agreement with the Federal Trade Commission (“FTC”) to pay whopping penalties and refunds over allegations of violating children’s privacy law and using dark patterns to trick players into [...]

By |2023-01-27T01:24:54+00:00January 26th, 2023|Business, Developers, Privacy, Video Game|Comments Off on A Fortnite Education

It’s not just business, it’s personal.

CCPA Applies to Employment Information Starting January 1, 2023 A series of amendments to the California Consumer Privacy Act (“CCPA”) will take effect on January 1, 2023, resulting in big changes for your company’s privacy program. The most significant of these is the end of the existing exemption for personal information relating to employees, [...]

By |2022-10-06T01:18:06+00:00October 6th, 2022|Business, Legislative Updates, Privacy|Comments Off on It’s not just business, it’s personal.

Your Privacy Policy is Just the Tip of the Iceberg

There’s no doubt about it, consumer privacy laws are here to stay. Since 2018, countries around the world and a swath of U.S. states have dramatically changed policy direction with respect to privacy. New consumer privacy laws now set boundaries on use of consumer data by private companies and empower consumers with controls over [...]

By |2022-01-18T20:59:13+00:00January 18th, 2022|Business, Privacy|Comments Off on Your Privacy Policy is Just the Tip of the Iceberg

Prop 24 and CCPA

Overview California has again brought changes to US privacy laws, with effects for businesses both within and outside of California. On November 3, 2020, California voters passed Prop 24 to amend the California Consumer Privacy Act of 2018 (CCPA) to expand consumer privacy rights and impose updated or entirely new requirements on businesses that [...]

By |2021-08-26T15:18:53+00:00January 27th, 2021|Business, Privacy|Comments Off on Prop 24 and CCPA