CCPA RELEASES DRAFT REGULATIONS

CCPA RELEASES DRAFT REGULATIONS

On May 27, 2022, the California Consumer Protection Agency (“CCPA”) released a draft of proposed revisions to the California Consumer Privacy Act regulations. While the draft regulations are 66 pages long, the draft does not change the overall regulatory structure.

The draft regulations create additional requirements and principles that a business must incorporate in obtaining consumer consent including (i) using a method that is easy to understand, (ii) creating symmetry in choice between more privacy protected and less privacy protected options, (iii) avoiding language or interactive elements that could confuse a consumer, (iv) avoiding manipulative language (guilty or shaming language) and choice architecture, and (v) making the consent easy to execute. Read More