The United States has a patchwork of state and federal laws that apply to privacy policies and what must be included in them, based on several factors, including audience age, industry type, data collected, and location of the data subject or site users.
With GDPR came broader international awareness of privacy rights and the potential ramifications of non-compliance.
- COPPA - Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act, U.S. Federal Law applicable to websites and applications marketing to children under 13 years of age.
- HIPAA - Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act, U.S. Federal Privacy Law to protect sensitive medical and patient information.
- FERPA - Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act, U.S. Federal law that protects the privacy of student education records.
- GLBA - Gramm-Leach Bliley Act - U.S Federal Law that protects the privacy of consumers and their information.
We work with you to discover the data your organization is collecting, where that data is being transferred, shared, protected, stored, and deleted, to draft privacy policies customized to your specific needs and that keep your site users adequately informed, as required by applicable U.S. law.