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COPPA state law privacy protection for teens

  • Manatt Phelps & Phillips LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • April 10 2014

According to amicus briefs filed by both the Federal Trade Commission and California Attorney General Kamala Harris, state law plays an important

9th Circuit pulls the shades down on “Shine the Light” lawsuit

  • Manatt Phelps & Phillips LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • February 28 2014

The Ninth U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals recently rejected an appeal of a district court's dismissal of a claim made under California's "Shine the

Data broker legislation introduced; ad industry reacts

  • Manatt Phelps & Phillips LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • February 28 2014

As long promised, Sen. Jay Rockefeller (D-W. Va.) introduced legislation aimed at regulating the data broker industry. Joined by Sen. Ed Markey

High-profile mistake could cost data brokers

  • Manatt Phelps & Phillips LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • February 6 2014

The company sent a mailer addressed to "Mike Seay, Daughter Killed in Car Crash or Current Business." Seay's 17-year-old daughter Ashley was killed

FTC’s rich talks areas of concern and privacy legislation

  • Manatt Phelps & Phillips LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • January 24 2014

Native advertising, the mobile ecosystem, and health claims are areas of interest for Jessica Rich, director of the Federal Trade Commission's Bureau

Senate report on data broker industry released; will legislation follow?

  • Manatt Phelps & Phillips LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • January 16 2014

After a yearlong investigation into the data broker industry, Sen. Jay Rockefeller (D-W.Va.) released a report at a recent Senate Commerce Committee

FTC reports on FY 2013, Do Not Call Registry

  • Manatt Phelps & Phillips LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • January 16 2014

As 2013 came to a close, the Federal Trade Commission evaluated its own work over the prior months in a report to Congress and published the latest

Facebook settlement stands, but U.S. Supreme Court expresses interest in cy pres deals

  • Manatt Phelps & Phillips LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • November 22 2013

Launched in 2007, Beacon tracked the activity of Facebook users and then shared the information with their friends, from an online purchase at

Child-directed sweepstakes ran afoul of COPPA

  • Manatt Phelps & Phillips LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • November 22 2013

Discovery Girls magazine, which offers "advice, fashion and other fun stuff" for children aged 8 and up, ran a sweepstakes for a free iPod

Do Not Track Kids bill makes a comeback

  • Manatt Phelps & Phillips LLP
  • -
  • USA
  • -
  • November 15 2013

The bill would amend the Children's Online Privacy Protection Act of 1998 to eliminate targeted advertising to those under the age of 16 and give