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Privacy TikTok CEO to Visit Washington Amid Privacy Lawsuits, Censorship Fears

And its parent company faces an investigation by an arm of the federal government that reviews foreign business deals for national-security concerns. [Source] In a recent profile at The New York...

Privacy Washington Post: Congress needs to act on data privacy legislation

It’s disheartening that attempts to address the downsides of the data economy have been mostly moribund for months. Privacy shouldn’t be a partisan issue, and members’ rhetoric has suggested it isn’t.

Privacy Senate Democrats introduce privacy bill with fines for privacy violations: Washington Post

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Senator Maria Cantwell, backed by three other Democrats, proposed legislation that would set penalties for digital giants like Alphabet Inc’s Google and Facebook Inc if they ...

Privacy Washington State Preps New Privacy Bill

The proposed law that failed earlier this year was supported by Microsoft, but opposed by other groups -- including the ad industry as well as privacy advocates. The Association of National ...

Privacy YouTube creators fight changes to children's privacy rules in Washington

YouTube is preparing to overhaul the way it displays children's content on its platform but this can have a major impact on creators. CNBC's Ylan Mui reports.

Privacy Washington lawmaker pushes for tougher 'cover your load' law

sand or dirt have something of a loophole when it comes to Washington state law. Those loads are considered secure, with no cover needed, as long as nothing is seen flying out and six inches of ...

Privacy Sneak peek: How Washington state lawmakers plan to regulate data privacy and facial recognition

Washington state legislators will push for new regulations governing data privacy and facial recognition next year, and a draft bill obtained by GeekWire provides a glimpse into what they have in ...

Privacy Trudy Rubin: 20 years in, Temple’s program in China teaches ‘rule of law’ amid tensions between Beijing and Washington

(There are more private lawyers and fewer government officials in attendance ... “We have not been affected by the changes,” says Robert Reinstein, the former dean of Temple law school, who ushered...

Privacy Washington asks NFL for independent review of Trent Williams’ medical care

... the NFL’s Collective Bargaining Agreement that provides for an independent third party review of any NFL player’s medical care. The Redskins continue to prioritize the health and well-being of...

Privacy Univ. of Washington researchers uncover DNA data security flaws on popular genealogy website

“People think of genetic data as being personal — and it is. It’s literally part of their physical identity,” said Peter Ney, a postdoctoral researcher in the Paul G. Allen School of Computer...

Privacy Washington Supreme Court: Impounding Cars Without Warrants Violates Right To Privacy

“The Washington Supreme Court properly enforced the critical right to privacy under the state constitution,” Villela’s attorney, Lila Silverstein, wrote in a statement. “It is particularly...

Privacy Most US States Not Giving Driver’s License Data to Washington

Some states saying no At least 13 states have refused to share the driver’s license data, 17 are still deciding what to do, and 17 haven’t yet received a request, according to the AP survey. Three ...

Privacy Most states not giving driver's license data to Washington

At least 13 states have refused to share the driver's license data, 17 are still deciding what to do, and 17 haven't yet received a request, according to the AP survey. Three states didn't respond...

Privacy Most states not giving driver’s license data to Washington

Republican and Democratic states alike have said no, citing privacy concerns and prohibitions in state law ... Utah officials turned down the request because state law says personal data can be...

Privacy Health privacy law ‘unintended consequences’ problematic in Washington emergencies

As families of those on board struggled to get information, their worries were made worse when many were told information couldn’t be released because of the federal health information privacy law ...

Privacy This Week in Washington IP: NASA’s Moon Mission, Protecting Internet Consumers and Fintech AI Innovations

This week in Washington, D.C., subcommittees in the House of Representatives will hold a series of technology-related hearings focused on online competition in data privacy, artificial intelligence...

Privacy Private equity flexes its muscle in Washington

"Private equity is subject to almost no direct regulation beyond ... It argues so few people have access to the data that it can't be of much use, anyway. The SEC takes "data protection very...

Privacy Facebook's Mark Zuckerberg visits Washington to discuss election security and data privacy

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg will meet members of the House Judiciary Committee on Friday, according to a person familiar with the matter, following a slew of meetings on Thursday with some of his ...

Privacy Firefox calls BS on Google's full-page privacy ads in the Washington Post

The tech giant made a play for Washington Post print edition readers today in the form of three full-page ads extolling its commitment to privacy. Firefox, it seems, isn't buying it. The ...

Privacy Facebook's Mark Zuckerberg visits Washington to discuss election security, data privacy

(CNN)Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg made a rare visit to the nation's capital this week to meet with some of his harshest critics, seeking to bridge a divide between the social media giant and ...