Oct 12, 2019
Alan Chapell joins the show this week in the first of a two-part series to talk about the GDPR (General Data Protection Regulation), and the CCPA (California Consumer Privacy Act). We talk about how each will change data privacy regulation, and how it will reshape the way in which data is handled in both advertising and consumer privacy. Alan and I also discuss the basic and extended mechanics in both acts, the commonalities between the two and the core differences between them.
[3:54] The GDPR was the product of many years of thought across hundreds of privacy scholars worldwide. They put together a comprehensive consumer privacy law, and it went into effect in May of 2018.
[5:12] Part of Alan’s job is to help people and entities manage their presence online, and help them understand how data is accumulated and how we as advertisers and brands are affected.
[9:37] In events such as Cambridge Analytica, Facebook tried to deflect and push blame and liability to advertisers. One of the core issues raised by GDPR is how data is used against multiple integrated platforms.
[10:46] As a data subject, you have a right to see what is being collected about you.
[10:55] The four sections of GDPR: