Enterprise-Wide Privacy Reality

Our days of stumbling piecemeal toward multiple data privacy and protection standards may be ending. In the United States, we have seen an increase in calls for a comprehensive federal data privacy law to provide protections, transparency requirements, enforcement powers, and establish enumerated rights for Americans based on […]

Legislative Confusion on Blockchain

Illinois joined a growing chorus of states with legislatures proudly declaring that blockchain technology is indeed a thing, but they don’t exactly know what to do about it. The Blockchain Technology Act, which went into effect on January 1, 2020, provides that the legal effect or enforceability of […]

A Wish List for Revising the GDPR

The GDPR has been in force for less than two years, but we are already observing its effect on data subjects, data controllers/processors, and data privacy regulators. A huge, complex set of societal regulations is bound to have problematic passages and unintended consequences. So it seems time to […]