Date/Time: Thursday, November 15, 3:00 – 5:15 p.m.
Location: Drinker Biddle & Reath LLP, 1500 K Street, NW

The FCBA Legislative and Privacy and Data Security Committees will sponsor a CLE on Thursday, November 15 from 3:00 – 5:15 p.m. entitled “The Evolving Privacy Landscape: The Next Steps on the Federal Front.”  This program will be held at Drinker Biddle & Reath LLP, 1500 K Street, NW.

Following the implementation of GDPR and the newly-minted California privacy law set to take effect in 2020, the federal stage is set for action on privacy, or is it?  Panelists will provide an overview of recent changes in privacy regimes and laws and discuss current legislative and regulatory efforts to develop a federal privacy framework that can garner support from a wide range of stakeholders, including consumers, edge providers, and communications companies.

AGENDA

3:00 – 3:05 p.m.         Welcome and Introductions

Laura Phillips, Partner, Drinker Biddle & Reath LLP and Co-Chair, FCBA Privacy and Data Security Committee

3:05 – 4:05 p.m.         Industry Perspectives

Panelists will describe the current privacy framework in the United States, as compared to the GDPR and California’s new privacy law, including interpretation challenges during the initial phases of implementation.  Panelists will also describe recent efforts by industry and other stakeholders to create a national U.S. privacy framework.

Moderator:

Svetlana Gans, Vice President and Associate General Counsel, NCTA – The Internet & Television Association and Co-Chair, Privacy and Data Security Committee

Speakers:

Jordan Crenshaw, Assistant Policy Counsel, Chamber Technology Engagement Center

U.S. Chamber of Commerce

Peter Blenkinsop, Partner, Drinker Biddle & Reath LLP

Allie Bohm, Policy Counsel, Public Knowledge

Brian Scarpelli, Senior Global Policy Counsel, ACT | The App Association

4:05 – 4:15 p.m.         Break

4:15 – 5:15 p.m.         Government Perspectives

This panel will include Capitol Hill, NTIA (National Telecommunications and Information Administration), and the FTC (Federal Trade Commission) staff who will discuss legislative and regulatory efforts to establish a national federal privacy regime.  The panel will also summarize the current ongoing FTC 21st Century Competition and Consumer Protection hearings’ examination of privacy and data security issues.

Moderator:

Laura Phillips, Partner, Drinker Biddle & Reath LLP and Co-Chair, FCBA Privacy and Data Security Committee

Speakers:

Dr. Travis Hall, Policy Specialist, NTIA

Laura Riposo VanDruff, Assistant Director, Division of Privacy and Identity Protection, Federal Trade Commission

Jason Van Beek, General Counsel & Policy Director for Consumer Protection, Oversight, and Investigations, Office of Chairman Thune, U.S. Senate Commerce Committee

 

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