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More State Legislation to Protect Digital Assets in the Afterlife

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More State Legislation to Protect Digital Assets in the Afterlife

Last month, CA Assemblyman Ian Calderon introduced AB 691 (Privacy Expectation Afterlife Choices Act) into the state assembly.  This bill, among other things, allows users of social media to grant others access to their account after they have passed away.   Social media users provide this access authority via a written will or through an online setting within the social media provider.

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