U.S. Legislation

Understanding Federal Preemption

December 19, 2019 @ 12:00pm - 1:00pm ET


As consensus is reached on many aspects of federal privacy legislation, preemption is taking center stage in both the Senate and the House. Although frequently presented as a binary choice between preemption and no preemption, in truth there is great flexibility in the extent to which Congress may choose to preempt State laws.

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Stacey Gray

Senior Counsel, Future of Privacy Forum



Polly Sanderson



Peter Swire

Elizabeth and Tommy Holder Chair and Professor of Law and Ethics and Senior Fellow, FPF, Georgia Tech Scheller College of Business and Future of Privacy Forum



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