Tag: data privacy

European Commission Approves Trans-Atlantic Data Privacy Framework

On 13 December 2022, the European Commission issued a draft adequacy decision concluding that the EU-US Data Privacy Framework provides an adequate level of protection for personal data transferred from EU to US companies. Approved by the US following President Joe Biden’s executive order in October 2022, the framework is […]

FTC Requires App Developer to Obtain Users’ Express Consent for Use of Facial Recognition

The Federal Trade Commission announced on January 11 that Everalbum, the developer of the photo storage application called Ever, settled allegations that it deceived users about its use of facial recognition technology and retained photos and videos from users who had deactivated their accounts in violation of its own privacy policy. […]