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US states increasingly willing to litigate over privacy enforcement, Texas official says

From Montpelier to Phoenix, privacy enforcers in US state capitals are increasingly willing to not just enforce state privacy laws, but to take the risk to go to court against companies unwilling to settle, a senior lead privacy enforcer for the Texas attorney general said today.

D. Esther Chavez, a senior assistant attorney

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Mike Swift

Chief Global Digital Risk Correspondent


Mike Swift is an award-winning journalist who has been at the forefront of covering data, privacy and cybersecurity regulatory news for more than a decade. As the Chief Global Digital Risk Correspondent for MLex, in addition to reporting, he coordinates MLex’s worldwide coverage in the practice area. Formerly chief Internet reporter for the San Jose Mercury News and SiliconValley.com, Mike has covered Google, Facebook, Apple, Microsoft, Twitter and other tech companies and has closely tracked technology and regulatory trends in Silicon Valley. He has wide ranging expertise from the business of professional sports to computer-assisted reporting. A former John S. Knight Fellow at Stanford University, he is a graduate of Colby College.

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