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PROTECTING INNOVATION AND PRIVACY AND THE ROLE OF GOVERNMENT
As states work on individual regulations surrounding data privacy, groups and companies including Facebook are looking to the federal government to come up with a uniform, consistent law, according to panelists during a discussion about innovation and privacy at CES 2020 in Las Vegas. With data sharing becoming more important, and recent laws enacted like the California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA) and the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) in the European Union, "we've come to a point where there is a general sense that we need a new federal privacy law," said panelist Maureen Ohlhausen, co-chair of the antitrust group at Baker Botts law firm. ESTHER SHEIN READ MORE