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What Are The FTC's Top Priorities For 2019?
In a speech yesterday at the National Association of Attorneys General Winter Meeting, FTC Chairman Joseph J. Simons spoke about the FTC's top enforcement priorities for 2019.
United States
11 Mar 2019
Grindr's Sharing Of Users' HIV Status With Vendors Made Public; Now Ending Practice
As reported in BuzzFeed News, the popular gay dating app Grindr was -- until publicly outed for this practice -- providing its users' HIV status (as shown in users' profiles) to two app optimization vendors.
United States
9 Apr 2018
FTC Hits Targeting Platform Turn Inc. For Deceptive Online Tracking
On Tuesday, December 20, the FTC announced a settlement with digital marketing platform Turn Inc. over claims that the company deceptively tracked users across the Internet for advertising purposes.
United States
4 Jan 2017
Compliance Focus: FTC Begins Study Of Consumer Disclosures
A recent FTC workshop suggests it's a good time to ask.
United States
27 Sep 2016
FTC Shuts Down Revenge Porn Site
Earlier this year, the FTC publicly banned the operator of an alleged "revenge porn" website from sharing nude videos or photographs of people without their affirmative express consent.
United States
18 May 2015
FTC Settles With Snapchat Over Alleged Privacy And Security Violations
Snapchat Inc., developer of a popular mobile photo and video messaging app designed to bring the fabled self-destructing message to life, has agreed to settle FTC allegations that it misrepresented its privacy and data security practices - including that its messages could be made to "disappear forever" seconds after viewing.
United States
21 May 2014
FTC Answers 92 Questions About Its Revised Children's Online Privacy Protection Act Rules
In an effort to provide clarity on it its revised Children's Online Privacy Protection Rule ("Rules"), the FTC recently published a list of Frequently Asked Questions ("FAQs") with information on how to comply.
United States
17 May 2013
Publishers Sued For Allegedly Violating California Privacy Law
In the last several weeks, plaintiffs’ lawyers have filed a number of class action lawsuits against businesses for allegedly violating California’s "Shine the Light" privacy law (the "Law")
United States
21 Feb 2012
Measuring Buzz: Best Practices For "Social Listening"
Today advertisers are not only mastering the art of speaking through social media channels, they are also exploring ways to listen and learn.
United States
4 Nov 2011
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