Global news roundup: Nov. 9-15, 2021

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In this week’s Privacy Tracker global legislative roundup, the Cyberspace Administration of China released draft regulations for its data security laws. The Supreme Court of the United Kingdom dismissed a billion-dollar privacy action against Google. And, the European Commission is pursuing legal action against Belgium over concerns its Data Protection Authority is not operating independently as required under the EU General Data Protection Regulation.

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The Cyberspace Administration of China released draft regulations for its data security laws, including the Personal Information Protection Law and others.
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IAPP Editorial Director Jedidiah Bracy, CIPP, reported on the Supreme Court of the United Kingdom’s recent dismissal of a 3 billion GBP ($4 billion) data protection class-action lawsuit against Google for The Privacy Advisor.
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IAPP Legal Extern Seth Azubuike looked at topics discussed during the Virginia Consumer Data Protection meetings — including implementation of enforcement provisions and proposed increased protections for children — and its final report submitted Nov. 1.
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Brazil’s data protection authority, the

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