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The Shift: Pay Attention to Privacy Beyond the GDPR and CCPA

Over the past several years, there has been a lot of consternation about two main privacy laws: the EU’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) and the California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA). And the consternation was for good reason, given that the GDPR threatens fines of up to 4% of worldwide turnover, and the CCPA brought the idea of broad privacy regulation to the U.S. for the first time.