Privacy imported: US weighs EU-style regulations to protect your data (CNET)

CNET: Privacy imported: US weighs EU-style regulations to protect your data. “What if more privacy was the law? The European Union has already made it so with its General Data Protection Regulation, which gives users the ability to request information on who has their data, as well as the right to ask for copies of it or have it deleted. Until recently, it seemed like that law would have only limited benefits for people outside of Europe.”