California Department of Justice

By Jennifer Archie, Kevin Boyle and Ghaith Mahmood

As the home of the largest online and mobile businesses and platforms, and no doubt seeking to maintain the  reputation of her state as one of those leading the nation in enactment and enforcement of privacy laws and regulations, California Attorney General Kamala D. Harris on Thursday announced the formation of a Privacy Enforcement and Protection Unit within the Office of the Attorney General.

The unit is intended to enforce laws related to