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05/01/2017 The challenge of complying with China's new cybersecurity law News

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07/27/2016 The Department of Commerce has published its new Privacy Shield website News

The U.S. Department of Commerce launched its Privacy Shield website, where businesses can begin self-certifiying to Privacy Shield Aug. 1. 

On a related note, the IAPP launched its EU-US Privacy Shield practice guide.

02/02/2016 The European Commission and the United States agree on new data transfer scheme News

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04/11/2017 The European Commission asks court to dismiss 2 cases challenging Privacy Shield News

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08/30/2016 The most absurd Internet privacy class-action settlement ever News

A decision has been handed down regarding lawsuit targeting Yahoo's practices of scanning emails for targeted ad purposes. The suit requires that Yahoo scan mail while it is at rest, rather than in transit. The decision also awards lawyers fees.

04/06/2017 The online ad industry is undergoing self-reflection. That's good news News

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08/04/2014 The Power of Whitelists Full Member Call

Presentation and Q&A on the benefits of whitelisting with Melina Plemel of Return Path

11/09/2016 Tide to turn on rogue email marketers with personal fines, a year before GDPR News

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10/26/2016 Time Warner takeover pushes need for uniform privacy regs News

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03/14/2016 Time, Mansueto Ventures sued for alleged data-selling practices (Part 1) News

Two suites brought in Michigan for alleged violations of state privacy regulations. 

Copies of the suits attached to separate posts.