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EDITOR'S NOTE
It’s the one-year anniversary of the effective date of the EU’s General Data Protection Regulation and the passage of the California Consumer Privacy Act. We talked to privacy professor Eric Goldman from the Santa Clara University School of Law. His quick advice: Don’t relax just because your company is GDPR-compliant. California has its own demands that don’t necessarily mesh with the EU’s. ​​READ


David Hechler, Editor-in-Chief
CURRENT FEATURES
After Baltimore was hit with its second assault in one year, it’s past time to examine the reasons.

By David Hechler
A 2016 survey of cybersecurity officials in cities and municipalities revealed how vulnerable they were—and are—to attack. And the Atlanta lawyer who helped that city deal with its crisis explained in an interview why these cities continue to be vulnerable. READ
INTERVIEW:  ERIC GOLDMAN / SANTA CLARA UNIVERSITY SCHOOL OF LAW
Prepare for a bumpy road ahead as we motor into 2020 and beyond.
On the first anniversary of the effective date of the EU’s General Data Protection Regulation and the passage of the California Consumer Privacy Act, a noted California law professor talks about the differences between the two laws, and the challenges that companies can expect in the year ahead. READ
Something old and something new as the action ramps up in Illinois and California.

By Matt Fleischer-Black
Illinois has an old law that has prompted a burst of new lawsuits following a January decision by the state’s Supreme Court. Out West, the California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA), which takes effect in January, promises to flood already active court dockets in the tech-heavy state. The litigation that the two are facing affords general counsel an excellent chance to study the cyber litigation tactics of plaintiffs lawyers. READ
INTERVIEW:  DANIEL SUTHERLAND/ CYBERSECURITY AND INFRASTRUCTURE SECURITY AGENCY (CISA)
If the public and private sectors don’t cooperate on cybersecurity, CISA’s job of protecting critical infrastructure is impossible.
The U.S. government doesn’t seek to cooperate with the private sector on cybersecurity just because it sounds nice, like some Golden Rule of cyberspace. It doesn’t have much choice. About 90 percent of the country’s critical infrastructure is in private hands. And if that infrastructure isn’t protected, cybersecurity is a pipe dream. That’s where the Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) comes in. READ

Source: Verizon’s 2019 Data Breach Investigations Report