Malia Rogers helps clients navigate evolving privacy laws and emerging technologies.
Clients of all sizes – from innovative startups to Fortune 500 corporations – value Malia’s counsel on a broad range of privacy and cybersecurity issues, including incident response in times of emergency. She advises clients on privacy compliance planning, which encompasses cybersecurity measures as well as drafting breach response and action plans. She’s a frequent author and speaker, and regularly contributes to the firm’s Byte Back blog. Malia assists clients with various consumer privacy laws including:
• European Union (EU) General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)
• California Consumer Privacy Act of 2018 (CCPA)
• Gramm–Leach–Bliley Act (GLBA)
• Children's Online Privacy Protection Act (COPPA)
In addition to privacy counsel, Malia reviews software, licensing, maintenance and related technology agreements. She guides clients through the privacy aspects of eCommerce transactions and assists them with contractual agreements including terms and conditions, consulting and professional services agreements.
Malia’s background as a business development professional – particularly her eCommerce marketing experience – is appreciated by clients. Having worked at a subsidiary owned by the online auction website, eBay, provides Malia with first-hand knowledge of how data flows. She has valued insight into the business and privacy concerns of eCommerce clients, such as online advertising, cookies and tracking.
Privacy law is undergoing a fundamental change in the United States. On January 1, 2020, the California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA) went into effect, making California the first state to enact a generally-applicable consumer privacy law. Lawmakers in...