Personally Identifiable Information (PII)

Cross-device tracking has become increasingly essential for marketers as consumers continue to access the Internet from a greater number of devices. During the FTC’s cross-device tracking workshop, presenters focused primarily on privacy concerns regarding transparency,...

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8 Things to Know About CalECPA

December 4, 2015 | 1 Comments

The California Electronic Communications Privacy Act (“CalECPA”) alters the procedures and requirements for making and responding to state law enforcement requests for electronic communications. CalECPA is expected to go into effect on January 1, 2016. As...

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As we have written extensively on this blog, numerous federal agencies, including the FTC and FCC, are increasingly focused on cyber security. Add another one to the list. While the Securities and Exchange Commission (“SEC”)...

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The Video Privacy Protection Act (“VPPA”) limits how video tape service providers permissibly may disclose and retain a consumer’s personal information. In a case of first impression for the Ninth Circuit, on September 4, 2015...

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The Online Trust Alliance (OTA) released a proposed Internet of Things (IoT) Trust Framework (“Framework”) and is requesting public comment by September 14. The Framework is the first global, multi-stakeholder effort to address the privacy...

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The FTC agreed to settle charges and enter into a consent order with Nomi Technologies, Inc., a company that offers tracking analytics services to brick and mortar retailers. Nomi’s service installs sensors at retail locations...

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