California Consumer Privacy Act: GDPR-like definition of personal information
Data Protection Report
AUGUST 27, 2018
This blog focuses on the CCPA’s broad definition of Personal Information. The California Consumer Privacy Act (“CCPA” or the “Act”) sets a new precedent with its sweeping definition of Personal Information (“PI”). This definition of PI greatly expands on the narrow definition of what constituted PI under previous California state laws. While the definition of PI is sweeping, the Act does set out several carve outs.