About

Dale Rappaneau is an experienced information privacy law researcher, writer, and analyst. Driven by an interest in emerging technologies and data usage, Dale takes pride in helping clients stay informed about the latest in information privacy law developments. Prior to joining Metaverse Law, he worked alongside the talented lawyers of the Future of Privacy Forum, Match Group, the International Association of Privacy Professionals (IAPP), and Thompson Reuters.

Dale earned his law degree from the University of Maine School of Law, where he placed second in the international Helsinki Information Law Moot Court of 2020-21. He also earned the University’s Information Privacy Law Certificate and the IAPP’s Westin Scholar Award.

Dale is a member of the IAPP and has volunteered his time to write questions for the IAPP’s certification exams. He holds the CIPP/US and CIPM designations.

*Not licensed to practice in California.

Education

  • University of Maine School of Law, 2022
    + Helsinki Information Law Moot Court, 2022
    + IAPP Westin Scholar + Information Privacy Law Certificate + Intellectual Property Law Award
  • International Association of Privacy Professionals
    + CIPP/US
    + CIPM

Leadership, Membership & Honors

  • International Association of Privacy Professionals (IAPP), member

Articles & Publications

Developments in Open Banking, August 2022, Future of Privacy Forum

What the Biden Executive Order on Digital Assets Means for Privacy, April 2022, Future of Privacy Forum

Alexa, I’m Home! – The Risks & Regulation of the Internet of Things, April 2022, Maine Law Student Journal of Information Privacy Law

The Privacy Concerns of Palantir, Police Departments & the Judicial Process, October 2021, Maine Law Student Journal of Information Privacy Law

How Defendants Are Attacking CCPA Claims, August 2021, International Association of Privacy Professionals