Privacy

The FTC announced that it has extended the period for public comments related to its review of the Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act (“COPPA”) to July 12.  Comments were originally due June 30.   More information...

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          During a recent hearing, Judge Rosemary Collyer, of the United States District Court for the District of Columbia, expressed concerns about a law firm’s litigation strategy of grouping thousands of individuals together in mass...

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Twitter Settles with the FTC

June 29, 2010 | 0 Comments

The Federal Trade Commission and Twitter have agreed to settle charges stemming from two security breaches in early 2009, during which hackers were able to obtain unauthorized administrative control of the social networking service, access...

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Today, the FTC has issued an announcement that at the request of several members of Congress, it will be further delaying enforcement of the Identity Theft Red Flags Rule until December 31, 2010.  However, the...

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