The California Consumer Privacy Act of 2018 – Increased Consumer Privacy Protections and Significant Business Compliance Burdens

The California Consumer Privacy Act of 2018 – Increased Consumer Privacy Protections and Significant Business Compliance Burdens

1. Introduction On June 28, 2018, the California Legislature unanimously passed, and the Governor immediately signed, a sweeping expansion of data privacy protections for residents of California.1  Assembly Bill No. 375, entitled the “California Consumer Privacy Act...