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CCPA vs. CPRA: What’s the Difference?

As the first comprehensive consumer privacy legislation in the U.S., CCPA and CPRA are changing the way companies do business. Learn answers to many of the most common questions about the CCPA and CPRA, covering enforcement, rights, and compliance.


Compare key provisions of the GDPR with new laws in CA, VA, and CO

Benchmark new privacy laws in California (CCPA/CPRA), Virginia (VCDPA), and Colorado (CPA) against the GDPR with this side-by-side comparison table of frequently asked questions.


Three Years Later, GDPR Compliance Is Still a Challenge

Three years have passed since the European Union’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) entered into effect, but according to a recent Bloomberg Law survey, compliance challenges persist, principally due to the so-called GDPR ripple effect.

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  • In Focus: GDPR Compliance includes all the critical news, analysis, and practice tools you need to stay ahead of the most wide-reaching law in the realm of privacy and data security
  • In Focus: California Privacy (CCPA/CPRA) helps you navigate the complex CCPA with valuable resources such as the CCPA Implementation Checklist, Practical Guidance, and CCPA vs. CPRA comparison tables
  • In Focus: Virginia Privacy provides details on this recently enacted law, including an applicability questionnaire to help determine the impact on your organization and Privacy Law FAQs comparing GDPR with laws from California, Virginia, and Colorado

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