By Miriam Farhi and Kelsey McIntosh (January 7, 2022, 5:14 PM EST) — Businesses have one year to prepare for the various new comprehensive privacy laws that come into force in 2023:
The California Consumer Privacy Rights Act, which amends the existing California Consumer Privacy Act; The Colorado Privacy Act; and The Virginia Consumer Data Privacy Act.
In this article, we describe the laws’ key features with a particular focus on how they affect businesses in the retail industry as other states consider comprehensive privacy bills that could materialize in 2022.
Timeline for Compliance
Retailers considering a single universal privacy program should set a deadline of Jan. 1, 2023.
Both the California law and…