The Privacy Coalition met with EU Data Protection Supervisor Giovanni Buttarelli in March. The focus of the discussion was on the recent Facebook/Cambridge Analytica news, the passage of the CLOUD Act, and the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)–which becomes enforceable on May 25, 2018.
Sam Kaplan, DHS’s new Chief Privacy Officer, and Deputy Chief Privacy OfficerJonathan Cantor met with the Privacy Coalition today. Mr. Kaplan discussed DHS’s biometric entry/exit program, the agency’s increased collection of social media identifiers, and the protection of DACA data among other issues.
The Privacy Coalition’s next meeting will be Friday, April 21st with European Data Protection Supervisor, Giovanni Buttarelli. This will be a tremendous opportunity to discuss the Privacy Shield, the Section 702 debate in the US, and many more topics.
This month, FTC Acting Chairman Maureen Ohlhausen joined the Privacy Coalition. She discussed the role of the FTC with respect to privacy and consumer protection. The Privacy Coalition’s next meeting will be Friday, April 21st with European Data Protection Supervisor, Giovanni Buttarelli.