Tag Archives: Right to Know Act of 2013

CA Legislators Demand the Right To Be Forgotten (Quickly): Bill Targets Social Media

This post was also written by Joshua B. Marker. California continues to be among the most aggressive states in proposing legislation restricting disclosure of personal identifying information. Earlier this month, California Senate Majority Leader Ellen M. Corbett (D) introduced SB 501, known as the Social Networking Privacy Act, which would require social networking websites to remove certain … Continue Reading

More Light or More Heat? California’s Proposed ‘Right to Know Act’ Expands Shine the Light Requirements, May Expand Liability

This post was also written by Joshua B. Marker. California legislators have proposed revisions to the Shine the Light Act, which we first wrote about here. Under pending legislation, the Shine the Light Act would be renamed the “Right to Know Act of 2013,” with significantly expanded reach and requirements. If the proposed amendment passes, … Continue Reading