Although the California Consumer Privacy Act (“CCPA”) went into effect on January 1, 2020, the California Attorney General (“AG”) was prohibited from bringing enforcement actions until July 1, 2020. Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, some observers were unsure whether the AG would be able to meet the July 1st deadline. However, the AG is moving full speed ahead and has even denied businesses’ requests to delay the CCPA enforcement date due to COVID-19. Now, the AG has commenced enforcement action as planned, and businesses have already started to receive CCPA violation notices.
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