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Natasha Amlani has experience with privacy counseling, litigation and data breach response.

Does your company handle data analytics to target California consumers? If so, it is imperative that you pay close attention to the California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA) that goes into effect on January 1, 2020. The CCPA goes well beyond the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR); however, if you’ve achieved compliance with the GDPR, you are well on your way to achieving CCPA compliance.

Once in effect, the CCPA will require businesses processing the personal information (PI) of 50,000 or more California consumers (defined as California residents) to comply with new regulations governing the processing of their PI. Businesses will have to respond to eight (8) specific consumer rights, observe restrictions on data monetization business models, and update their privacy notices to provide detailed disclosures about their data collection, sales and business disclosures.
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