New York

Expanding Privacy Partnership Enhances Privacy Protections in New York City

April 2023

The New York City Mayor's Office of Privacy and Data Protection (MOPOP) and the Future of Privacy Forum (FPF) have formed a partnership to enhance privacy safeguards for residents. Their joint initiatives include a Privacy Research Agenda, a Citywide Privacy Taskforce, Privacy Design Guidelines, and training programs. The partnership aims to address privacy challenges posed by emerging technologies and data usage in urban environments. By integrating privacy considerations into policymaking, providing expert recommendations, and promoting public awareness, the collaboration seeks to create a privacy-conscious environment in New York City while fostering innovation and protecting residents' privacy rights.

New York Attorney General James Releases Data Security Guide to Aid Businesses in Enhancing Protection


New York Attorney General Letitia James has unveiled a comprehensive Data Security Guide aimed at assisting businesses in bolstering their data protection measures. The guide provides practical recommendations and best practices to help businesses navigate the evolving landscape of data security and safeguard sensitive information. It emphasizes the importance of implementing robust security measures, conducting risk assessments, and establishing incident response plans to mitigate data breaches. By offering clear guidelines and expert insights, the guide serves as a valuable resource for businesses in New York, empowering them to enhance their data security practices and protect their customers' information.

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