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Be Smart(er) about Data Collection

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Tricia Dunlap, Esq. & Ben Nelson Ben Nelson is an experienced technologist at SingleStone Consulting who has provided custom application development and technical leadership for the public and private sectors.  He is a writer, podcaster, and presenter. ~4 minute read Be Smart(er) about Data Collection In recent years, many businesses have come to perceive data […]

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Part 2 Piggyback Tags and the California Consumer Protection Act

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~4-5 minute read © Tricia Dunlap  The U.S. Data Privacy Legal Landscape is Highly Fragmented The U.S. data privacy legal landscape is a patchwork of federal and state laws.  At the federal level, data privacy laws vary by business sector.  For example, the federal Gramm-Leach-Bliley Act regulates data collection and use by financial institutions and the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act governs collection […]

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9 Cybersecurity Tips Your Business Needs While Working at Home

Posted 3 CommentsPosted in Coronavirus, Data Privacy and Cybersecurity

~7 minute read Tricia Dunlap, Esq. CIPP/US We expect cybercrime incidents to increase in the wake of the coronavirus. Thieves usually take advantage of social disruption and fear – cyberthieves will no doubt see COVID-19 as a ripe opportunity. Here are nine best practices in cybersecurity that you can quickly adopt for your small business: […]

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Kenyans Have More Data Privacy Rights Than Many Americans 

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By Tricia Dunlap (Esq. & CIPP/US) On November 8, 2019, Kenya adopted a data privacy law aligned with the European Union General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). As a result, Kenyans now have more data privacy rights than many Americans.  Kenya hopes to attract more investment from foreign tech firms. Recently, they increased data privacy protection legal standards […]

Four Things to Consider in Choosing a SaaS Platform

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SaaS products revolutionized business practices.  But, as with any business operation, risks exist.  Make sure you can spot them.  “Software as a service” (“SaaS”) is a method of delivering software that allows you to access your data from any device with an Internet connection and web browser.   Think . . . Gmail, Salesforce, or […]