Posts by Jeff Edwards

Jeff Edwards is a tech writer and analyst with six years of experience covering compliance, information security, and IT. Jeff previously worked as a reporter covering Boston City Hall.

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September 16, 2021 - Jeff Edwards

Breaking Down China's Personal Information Privacy Law (PIPL)

On August 20th, 2021 the Standing Committee of China’s National People’s Congress passed China’s first comprehensive data privacy law, the Personal Information Protection Law (PIPL), which will go...
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September 3, 2021 - Jeff Edwards

More GDPR Enforcement: WhatsApp Hit with $267M Fine for Noncompliance

EU Data Protection Authorities (DPAs) continue to step up enforcement of its omnibus privacy regulation, the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). In July, Luxembourg’s DPA levied a record 746...
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August 20, 2021 - Jeff Edwards

What is The Ohio Personal Privacy Act (OPPA)? Ohio's Proposed Privacy Regulation

Last month, Ohio  Lieutenant Governer Josh Husted announced the Ohio Personal Privacy Act (OPPA), making Ohio the latest in a growing number of US States to introduce privacy legislation.
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August 12, 2021 - Jeff Edwards

CCPA vs. CPRA: Key Differences In California Privacy Laws Explained

  As the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) generates record-breaking fines against companies and organizations violating the privacy rights of individuals in Europe, data privacy regulations...
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