Background on the CCPA & the Rulemaking Process. The California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA), enacted in 2018, creates new consumer rights relating to the access to, deletion of, and sharing of personal information that is collected by businesses. It also requires the Attorney General to solicit broad public participation and adopt regulations...What does the CCPA mean for California consumers?
This landmark law secures new privacy rights for California consumers, including: The right to non-discrimination for exercising their CCPA rights. Businesses are required to give consumers certain notices e xplaining their privacy practices.What is the CCPA and how does it affect you?
As previously discussed, the CCPA provides consumers with the right to access their personal information. The CCPA does not require businesses to retain information collected for one-time transactions, if the information would not be otherwise sold or retained by the business, or to link information not otherwise maintained as personal information.How does the CCPA apply to small businesses?
Businesses are required to give consumers certain notices e xplaining their privacy practices. The CCPA applies to many businesses, including data brokers. These FAQs provide general consumer information about the CCPA and how you can exercise your rights under the CCPA.