The protection of personal information, and privacy and data protection laws (including the GDPR and the POPI Act or POPIA) are key laws in today’s information society. Information compliance or information rights are central to so many disputes. Michalsons are expert professional legal advisers who can help you to comply with global laws. We are a team of practical lawyers who have assisted many clients, with many issues, over many years. You can read more about how we can assist you with privacy and data protection or read on below for our insights on this topic.
The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) recently hit YouTube and Google with a $170 million fine due to YouTube collecting children's personal data without their parent's consent. The FTC relied on the Children's Online Privacy Protection Act (COPPA) as a basis [...]