Law360, New York (March 24, 2011, 12:58 PM EDT) -- Significant commercial, technological and policy developments in 2010 have all set the stage for new privacy laws and regulations to emerge in Europe and the United States in 2011. We expect the U.S. and the European Commission to actively consider imposing new requirements on companies to address the collection, use, protection, retention and disposal of personally identifiable information (PII).
Commercial and Technological Developments
There is an increasing recognition by governments, businesses and individuals that existing laws protecting privacy have been outrun by the pace of technological...
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