On July 8, 2021, Governor Jared Polis signed into law the Colorado Privacy Act (“ColoPA”). Colorado is now the third U.S. state to enact a comprehensive privacy law, following the California Consumer Privacy Act (“CCPA”), the California Privacy Rights Act (“CPRA”), and Virginia’s Consumer Data Protection Act (“VCDPA”). The new law will go into effect on July 1, 2023. What is ColoPA? Similar to the California and Virginia laws, ColoPA is a cross-industry privacy law that provides certain privacy rights to Colorado residents over their personal data. “Personal data” means information that is linked or reasonably linkable to an identified or identifiable individual. Publicly available or otherwise de-identified information, along with employment records, is not included within this definition. ColoPA also utilizes a controller/processor distinction, similar to the EU’s General Data Protection Regulation (“GDPR”), and imposes specific duties on the controllers and processors of consumer personal data. What Organizations are...Read More
The members of Maynard Cooper’s Public Company Advisory Group counsel public companies, as well as companies aiming to become public, on the full range of matters shaping their operation in the public markets. As a continued service to our clients, we provide a quarterly summary of important developments affecting public...Read More
Maynard Represents AAA Cooper Transportation in its Acquisition by Knight-Swift Transportation Holdings, Inc.
Maynard Cooper & Gale represented AAA Cooper Transportation, a leading less-than-truckload (“LTL”) carrier, in connection with its sale to Knight-Swift Transportation Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:KNX). The enterprise value of the transaction is $1.35 billion and makes a significant impact on Knight-Swift’s growth platform in the LTL space. AAA Cooper will...Read More
Maynard Cooper & Gale (Maynard) is pleased to welcome Caroline Henry as an experienced Associate in the Firm’s Corporate, Securities & Tax Practice. Ms. Henry will work from Maynard’s New York City office. Ms. Henry spent the first six years of her career in the Chicago and New York offices...Read More
Maynard Cooper & Gale (Maynard) is pleased to welcome Dayne Cutrell as a Shareholder in the Firm’s Government and Regulatory Affairs Practice where he will serve as Director of Federal Affairs. Cutrell joins Maynard after working in Washington, D.C. for more than a decade. He served in the office of...Read More