Michael Morgan and Wendy Zhang

Michael Morgan is a leader of the Global Privacy and Cybersecurity practice at McDermott Will & Emery. Recognized as one of the nation’s leading lawyers in cybersecurity, Mike has guided clients through some of the largest and most complex data breaches, breaches involving more than 50 million records and incidents affecting persons in over 100 countries around the world. He counsels clients on compliance with U.S. and international regulations relating to cybersecurity and data privacy, including compliance with the EU’s General Data Protection Regulation and China’s Network Security Law.

 

Wendy Zhang focuses her practice at McDermott Will & Emery on privacy and cybersecurity matters. Wendy provides compliance advice and guidance on the impact of evolving domestic and international privacy regimes. She has experience advising clients on the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), the California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA) and other data security and privacy laws and regulations, including the Gramm-Leach-Bliley Act (GLBA), Regulation S-P, the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) and data breach notification laws.

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California has just adopted some significant amendments to the California Consumer Protection Act (CCPA). McDermott Will and Emery’s Michael Morgan and Wendy Zhang analyze the six amendments that just passed (and one that didn’t). Pushback from business interests – many of them based in Silicon Valley – has prompted California to make changes to its groundbreaking privacy-protection legislation, which takes effect at...

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