TechCrunch: Vermont passes first first law to crack down on data brokers

TechCrunch: Vermont passes first first law to crack down on data brokers. “While Facebook and Cambridge Analytica are hogging the spotlight, data brokers that collect your information from hundreds of sources and sell it wholesale are laughing all the way to the bank. But they’re not laughing in Vermont, where a first-of-its-kind law hems in these dangerous data mongers and gives the state’s citizens much-needed protections.”