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ISO 27018 – data protection standards for the cloud

USA - November 11 2014 In July 2014, the International Organization for Standardization (ISO) and International Electrotechnical Commission (IEC) published ISO/IEC 27018…

Co-authors: Jonathan A. Beckham‡, Angela F. Ramson, Kedrick N. Eily.


FTC issues final report on protecting consumer privacy — some key points

USA - March 30 2012 The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) recently issued its final report concerning best practices for businesses to protect consumer privacy, including offering consumers greater control over the collection and use of their personal data.


FTC proposes changes to Children’s Online Privacy Protection Rule; issues ruling on first mobile app case

USA - September 23 2011 Since the Federal Trade Commission (“FTC”) first issued its Children’s Online Privacy Protection Rule (“COPPA Rule”) in 2000, there have been significant changes in technology.

Co-authors: Amanda Katzenstein.


Proposed federal privacy legislation: summary of Kerry-McCain bill

USA - April 15 2011 On Tuesday, April 12, 2011, Senators John Kerry (D-MA) and John McCain (R-AZ) formally introduced the Commercial Privacy Bill of Rights Act of 2011 (S. 799).

Co-authors: David A. Wheeler.


FTC tightens rules for endorsement advertising — effective December 1, 2009

USA - October 9 2009 The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) recently announced revisions to its "Guides Concerning The Use of Endorsements and Testimonials."

Co-authors: Tracie R. Chesterman, Irving Scher, Andrew G. Berg, Ed Chansky.