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Small mobile ads pose huge dilemma for FEC (and advertisers)

  • Wiley Rein LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • March 19 2014

For the third time in recent years, the Federal Election Commission (FEC) struggled to reach a consensus on what disclaimers are required for

Tough new Canadian Anti-Spam Law will affect American businesses

  • Wiley Rein LLP
  • -
  • Canada, USA
  • -
  • February 17 2014

American businesses with customers residing in our neighbor to the north should pay close attention to a new Canadian law that takes effect on July 1

NTIA mobile apps privacy process moves forward

  • Wiley Rein LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • July 29 2013

Since the summer of 2012, the U.S. Department of Commerce's National Telecommunications and Information Administration (NTIA) has convened a

FCC clarifies accessibility requirements for internet browsers, and adopts new requirements for browsers included with mobile telephones

  • Wiley Rein LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • April 30 2013

On April 29, 2013 the Federal Communications Commission (Commission) released a Second Report and Order (Order) implementing Section 718 of the

FTC workshop examines "Dot Com Disclosures"

  • Wiley Rein LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • July 10 2012

The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) held a workshop on May 30, 2012, to consider revisions to its 12-year-old online advertising disclosure guidelines, known as "Dot Com Disclosures."

EC seeks comment on regulating the "internet of things"

  • Wiley Rein LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • May 14 2012

Online innovation is an economic powerhouse bringing expanded benefits to businesses and consumers

Commerce seeks comments on Privacy Bill of Rights

  • Wiley Rein LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • March 7 2012

Moving quickly to implement the White House’s Consumer Privacy Bill of Rights, the Department of Commerce has invited comment (77 Fed. Reg. 13098 (March 5, 2012)) on “what issues should be addressed through the privacy multi-stakeholder process and how to structure these discussions so they are open, transparent, and most productive.”

Federal investigators eyeing data collection by smartphone apps

  • Wiley Rein LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • April 6 2011

As broadcasters and other new media companies continue to use smartphone applications and online services to expand their potential audiences, a federal prosecutor is exploring whether some applications illegally collect and share personal information

FCC disability NPRM sweeps in previously unregulated entities and services

  • Wiley Rein LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • March 10 2011

On March 3, 2011, the Federal Communications Commission (FCC or Commission) released a Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (NPRM) to ensure that IP-based equipment, services and software are accessible to persons with disabilities, consistent with the requirements of the Twenty-First Century Communications and Video Accessibility Act of 2010 (CVAA

Beware of the FTC's soft legislating power

  • Wiley Rein LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • March 7 2011

The FTC recently demonstrated anew its recurring ability to shape privacy and security practices through "soft legislating."