Gillian Clow

Clients rely on Gillian for her experience litigating for the health care and financial services industries. In addition to complex litigation, she works with retailers, manufacturers, and entertainment industry clients on advertising and marketing reputation management. Read more→

An Update on the California Consumer Privacy Act and Its Private Right of Action

Posted on: 17 Sep 2018

While it remains to be seen what the final text of the California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA) looks like when it is ultimately implemented on January 1, 2020, at present it seems likely that businesses and employers can expect an influx of lawsuits from individual consumers proceeding under the CCPA’s private right of action.  Under the current version of the CCPA, the Act provides a private right of action for consumers whose personal information “is subject to an unauthorized access and exfiltration, theft, or disclosure as a result of the business’ violation of the duty to implement and […] Read more