Category: Cybersecurity

Student Blog: Data Privacy and Protection: The GDPR, CCPA, and the Future of Federal Regulations

by Kellen Safreed, 2L Editor   As data collection, use, and analysis become increasingly central to the operations of many companies, users and governments are growing concerned about the risks this data harvesting may pose to individual privacy. Scandals over the past few years, such as Cambridge Analytica’s improper use of Facebook user data during the […]

Student Blog: The Status of Data Breach Law in Light of Capital One

by Zhiyao Li, RBFL Student Editor   In August 2019, Capital One announced that a hacker had illegally accessed and obtained one-hundred million Capital One credit card users and applicants’ personal information in the United States. The compromised personal information included customer names, addresses, phone numbers, email addresses, dates of birth, credit scores, payment history, […]