January 14th, 2020
As readers of this blog know, the California Consumer Privacy Act (“CCPA”) recently went into effect on January 1, 2020. While the California Attorney General will not bring enforcement actions prior to July 1, 2020, the CCPA’s private right of action is now in full effect. This private right of action provides California consumers with a powerful tool to seek redress if their personal information is accessed as a result of a data breach. Of course, this also means that companies that do business in California may face massive civil liability if their systems are the subject of a breach.
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