Conferences and Speeches

Silicon Valley Association of General Counsel Monthly Luncheon

Monday, September 17, 2018

Reece Hirsch is speaking to the Silicon Valley Association of General Counsel’s Monthly Luncheon on the topic, “The California Consumer Privacy Act: Preparing for 2020.”

On June 28, 2018, California enacted the nation's most comprehensive consumer privacy law, the California Consumer Privacy Act of 2018. This interactive presentation provides an overview of the landmark privacy measure, including: The businesses subject to the law and its exceptions; New consumer privacy rights, including the right to know, the right of access, the right to be forgotten, and the right to opt-out of sale of data; The private right of action and statutory damages for security breaches; Key areas of ambiguity and questions of interpretation; and Prospects for amendment and regulatory guidance.