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Privacy Policies Now a Must for Mobile Apps
What You Need to Know
While California is currently unique in applying its privacy law to mobile applications, many states look to California, as a leader in this area, for guidance. CalOPPA applies to any “operator of a commercial website or online service that collects personally identifiable information through the Internet about individual consumers residing in California who use or visit its commercial website or online service...” In light of California’s large population, the practical effect of CalOPPA is that an overwhelming number of online businesses (including mobile app developers) must comply with it.