Regulatory Rumblings

ANA and 65 Others Ask for CCPA Extension

Posted: Mar 20, 2020 4:00pm ET

Today, the ANA and 65 other major California and national associations sent an amended letter to the Attorney General of California and the Governor of California urging a delay in CCPA enforcement until January 2, 2021.


ANA Calls for Veto of Maryland Digital Ad Tax Bill

Posted: Mar 19, 2020 3:30am ET

Today, the Association of National Advertisers (ANA) called on Maryland Governor Larry Hogan to veto the digital ad tax just passed by the Maryland Legislature. This


Maryland Legislature Passes First In The Nation Digital Ad Tax – ANA Calls for Veto

Posted: Mar 18, 2020 3:00pm ET

Today, the Maryland Legislature passed the first digital ad tax bill ever put forward by any state in the nation. The bill, HB 732, violates federal statutes, is highly likely to be unconstitutional, and is extremely counterproductive.


ANA and Others Ask for CCPA Enforcement Extension

Posted: Mar 18, 2020 12:30pm ET

ANA, along with more than 30 major California and national trade associations, have called on the California Attorney General to provide a brief delay in enforcement of the California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA).


ANA Opposes Amended Maryland Digital Ad Tax Bill

Posted: Mar 11, 2020 12:00pm ET

Today, the ANA sent a letter to the entirety of the Maryland Legislature to declare our opposition to the amended version of SB 2 which would create a first in the nation tax on digital advertising.


ANA Testifies in Opposition to Washington State Privacy Bill

Posted: Feb 21, 2020 10:40am ET

ANA’s Chris Oswald testifies before the Washington State House Committee on Innovation, Technology & Economic Development on SB 6281, a very wide-ranging privacy bill that would set new requirements for how data is handled and processed by companies doing business in the state.


Some Answers, But Some Big Questions Remain

Posted: Feb 19, 2020 10:40am ET

On February 7, the California Attorney General (AG) issued revised regulations regarding how the California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA) will be interpreted and enforced.


Maryland Ad Tax Threat Continues to Grow

Posted: Jan 29, 2020 12:00pm ET

Today, ANA will be testifying before the Maryland Senate Committee on Budget and Taxation in strong opposition to SB 2, a highly misguided and harmful tax proposal.


Ad Tax Issue Heats Up

Posted: Jan 14, 2020 1:00pm ET

After a period of relative calm in regard to state advertising taxes, there are now signs that these issues are heating up quickly as we enter the new year.


Simultaneous Privacy Timelines Occurring in California

Posted: Nov 1, 2019 10:00am ET

As advertisers and marketers continue to run the seemingly endless CCPA compliance race, the finish line just keeps being moved farther and farther away.