Readers of CPW know that our very own Lydia de la Torre has been selected to be an inaugural board member of the new California Privacy Protection Agency.   Listen to what Lydia and Alan Friel, Deputy Chair of SPB’s Data Privacy group have to say in a must-listen to podcast.  They discuss the history of privacy policy, the growing influence of European privacy principles, and the new privacy laws we are seeing, or can expect, at the state and federal levels here in the United States.  Absolutely essential stuff for anyone working in an industry impacted by this growing body of law.  Listen to it at Tech Freedom here.

And for more on all developments data privacy related, stay tuned.  CPW will keep you in the loop.