Why The United States Still Struggles with Data Protection Regulation

Why The United States Still Struggles with Data Protection Regulation

The US is infamous for a glaring lack of comprehensive data protection regulations when it comes to consumer data protection.   Public outcry and increasingly advanced cybercrime had already resulted in the developing of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), touted as the world’s most complete data security law.  The GDPR has sweeping control over the […]

Why Do Companies Need Data Privacy Tools?

Why Do Companies Need Data Privacy Tools?

Data protection has been on the minds of everyone in business for some time now, and for good reasons. With new regulations being passed and coming into effect, no company wants to make headlines for the wrong reasons and face hefty fines.

Virginia Consumer Data Protection Act: But why?

Virginia Consumer Data Protection Act: But why?

On March 2, 2021, the governor of Virginia signed a bill that states companies must be transparent about collecting user data with regards to geographic location and that they cannot sell this data to third parties without the consent of the individual.  Virginia Consumer Data Protection Act (VaCDPA) will be taking effect on January 1, […]