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A wave of new state privacy legislation may be on the horizon

Elizabeth Casale March 12, 2021
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A number of states have proposed new privacy legislation this year, including Florida, Oklahoma and more. Virginia is now the second state in the U.S. to enact comprehensive privacy legislation. READ MORE

New York Assembly introduces the Biometric Privacy Act

Illustration of a computer with a lock and chain around it

New York’s proposed Biometric Privacy Act would require entities that possess biometric information or identifiers to obtain specific consumer consent for collecting, capturing, purchasing or trading such information, and would be privately-actionable as well. READ MORE