California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA) – Helpful Information for Companies Operating in California.

CCPA Data Privacy - California Consumer Privacy ActIn June 2018, the California Legislature passed the California Consumer Privacy Act (“CCPA”). This new privacy law has wide ranging implications for a number of businesses and industries that operate in California. Although the regulations under which the California Attorney General (“AG”) will enforce the CCPA are not yet finalized, the law as written by the California Legislature went into effect on January 1, 2020. We’ve studied the law and consulted with our attorney to put together the following information that merchants may find helpful.