Day: June 8, 2019

MAINE BANS INTERNET COMPANIES FROM SECRETLY SELLING USER DATA

June 8, 2019

Stronger Data Protections On Thursday, Governor Janet Mills of Maine signed a new law that prohibits internet service providers like AT&T or Spectrum from selling their users’ personal data without explicit permission to do so. The Act to Protect the Privacy of Online Consumer Information may be the most comprehensive data privacy law in the U.S., The Hill reports— since it’s the […]

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