Live Webinar Series:
Preparing for The California Consumer Privacy Act

 

The California Consumer Privacy Act imposes sweeping new privacy obligations on most companies engaged in business in California or with California customers. This series of webinars will help unpack the extensive and complex legal requirements in CCPA and provide businesses with practical compliance guidance.

Please join the WSGR Privacy and Cybersecurity team over the course of the series as they discuss the implications of CCPA and the steps that companies should consider taking to prepare for it. Our experts will address the following topics:

The California Consumer Privacy Act–Overview and Key Requirements
Wednesday, April 17, 2019 9:00- 10:00 a.m. Pacific/ 12:00- 1:00 p.m. Eastern

  • Review the history of the act and recent amendments
  • Understand the scope of coverage
  • Learn the basic requirements including:
    • Disclosure requirements
    • Access and deletion rights
    • Consumer opt out rights
    • Discrimination prohibited for exercise of privacy rights
    • Cause of action for breach

The California Consumer Privacy Act–Cybersecurity Implications
Thursday, May 16, 2019 9:00- 10:00 a.m. Pacific/ 12:00- 1:00 p.m. Eastern

  • Cybersecurity requirements in the Act
  • Attorney General guidance on appropriate security
  • Private right of action for breach
  • Attorney General enforcement

The California Consumer Privacy Act–Deeper Dive on Key Requirements and Compliance Considerations
Thursday, June 20, 2019 9:00-10:00 a.m. Pacific/ 12:00- 1:00 p.m. Eastern

  • Sale of Data/Opt-out Requirement and what it means for your business
    • Key definitions are extremely broad (e.g. “Personal Information” and “Sale”)
  • How opt out rights interact with discrimination prohibition
  • Access/Deletion/Portability Rights
  • Business/Service Provider Distinction

The California Consumer Privacy Act–Comparison to General Data Protection and Regulation
Wednesday, July 24, 2019 9:00-10:00 a.m. Pacific/ 12:00- 1:00 p.m. Eastern

  • Scope
  • Disclosures
  • Access + Deletion Rights
  • Selling and Disclosing Data
  • Penalties + Enforcement

The California Consumer Privacy Act–Where Things Stand Now
Date TBD, 9:00-10:00 a.m. Pacific/ 12:00- 1:00 p.m. Eastern

  • Latest developments
  • Next steps
  • Key compliance action items
Presenters

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Lydia Parnes
Partner, WSGR
Washington, DC

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Chris Olsen
Partner, WSGR
Washington, DC


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Jan Dhont
Partner, WSGR
Brussels

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Matthew Staples
Partner, WSGR
Austin

 

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Beth George
Partner, WSGR
San Francisco

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Allison Bender
Of Counsel, WSGR
Washington, DC

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Libby Weingarten
Associate, WSGR
Washington, DC


 



We hope you can join us live for this timely and interactive series.
Each episode will be recorded and available for download for later listening.

 

Read the latest WSGR Data Advisor here