President Biden released an “Executive Order on Protecting Access to Reproductive Healthcare Services,” which addressed patient privacy protections.
Following President Biden’s Executive Order on ensuring access to reproductive health care, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) is issuing guidance to roughly 60,000 U.S. retail pharmacies, reminding them of their obligations under federal civil rights laws.
The Federal Trade Commission said it will watch for how businesses and other entities use location and health data.
In May, the State of Connecticut enacted the Personal Data Privacy and Online Monitoring Act (the "CTDPA") which includes a broad array of privacy regulations that will go into effect on July 1, 2023.
A Moscow court on Tuesday fined Apple 2 million rubles (about $34,000) for refusing to store the personal data of Russian users on servers in Russia, part of government efforts to control online activity.
In her first substantive policy position as San Francisco’s top cop, newly appointed District Attorney Brooke Jenkins came out in support of a proposal to expand the use of live camera surveillance by police. The proposal would broaden the range of circumstances in which San Francisco police are allowed to tap into privately owned camera feeds in real time.